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    The Bad and the Beautiful (MGM, 1953). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    A compelling film that casts a jaundiced eye on the inner workings of Hollywood, this hard-hitting picture stars Kirk Douglas as ruthless movie mogul Jonathan Shields whose studio needs a sure-fire hit. He knows he can get one if he can convince actress Gloria Lorrison (Lana Turner), writer James Lee Bartlow (Dick Powell), and director Fred Amiel (Barry Sullivan) to sign on, but there's a problem: he's abused and betrayed each of them in the past, and they all despise the opportunistic businessman. Loosely based on the career of producer David O. Selznick, the film won five Oscars, the most any movie has ever won without taking Best Picture. Douglas clutches a highly leery Turner in his arms on this avidly collected one sheet. Minor wear has been addressed with touchup to the folds. Very Fine on Linen.


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