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    Lolita (MGM, 1962). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14"). Stanley Kubrick's adaptation downplayed the wicked satire and sensuality of the material in Nabokov's novel and concentrated instead on the story's farcical aspects. The film, however, still caused quite a sensation when it was released in 1962. James Mason plays Humbert Humbert, a man so infatuated with a young girl, Lolita, that he marries her mother just to get close to her. There are pinholes, smudges, and censor stamps on the lower right corners. The censor stamps have been considerably lightened through professional cleaning methods. Scene card #2, displaying the sunbathing Lolita, is the only card in the set that did not have a censor stamp and is in excellent condition. The film is considered a classic of the cinema and material for this title remains in high demand. Fine-.

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    November, 2004
    18th Thursday
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