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    Love Me Tender (20th Century Fox, 1956). British Quad (30" X 40").
    Elvis Presley had just become a major recording artist when he was cast in this, his first film. The story was actually about Richard Egan's character Vance Reno, but due to Elvis' strong personality and rising fame, the studio quickly tailored all of the posters and ad campaign to make it appear that Elvis was the star. It worked, as the film's production budget was recouped in the first three days of the film's release. This is the second style of the British quad Heritage has offered, and it features a spectacular image of the "singin', fightin', lovin'" King himself. Restoration has addressed a tear in the right border, and minor creasing in the title. Touchup has been applied to the folds. Very Fine on Linen.


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    March, 2015
    28th-29th Saturday-Sunday
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