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    The Marihuana Story (Pel-Mex, 1950). One Sheet (27.5" X 39.5").
    The life story of director Leon KIimovsky should be studied by all "indie" film personnel. He was an Argentinean dentist that longed for a life in the cinema, pioneering the Argentinean cultural movement known as "CineClub," and founding the first film club in that country in 1929! He ended up in Madrid making Spaghetti Westerns and exploitation films all over the globe! This is one of his best. It's long been a favorite of the cannabis crowd for its bizarre plotline, in which a woman dies simply by using the drug and the central character is hooked, beaten, and suffers from bad trip flashbacks! It's a very scarce one sheet, due to the film's limited distribution. The poster loudly proclaims, "The Black Tobacco of the Devil!" There are pinholes in the corners and borders, edge wear with small tears, centerfold separations, small chips in the corner, and corner bumps. Fine +.


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    July, 2011
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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