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    The Unknown (MGM, 1927). Window Card (14" X 22").
    When genius filmmaker Tod Browning and Lon Chaney got together they created a masterful, if disturbing, horror classic that takes audiences for a shocking ride. Chaney stars as an imposter "armless" knife thrower in a circus act who falls in love with the owner's daughter Nanon, a young woman afraid of groping men. Tragedy soon follows when the strongman (Norman Kerry) turns this into a love triangle. Chaney is mesmerizing as the tormented lover, with his co-star a little known actress whose performance garnered her much attention -- Joan Crawford. This sensational window card has pinpoint stains in the title area, a minor surface scratch at the bottom of the left and right edges, one corner bend, and light edge wear at the right. Featuring a striking rendering of the stars, this unique item is not to be missed. Fine/Very Fine.


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