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    Brute Force (Universal International, 1947). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A. A raw and gritty prison picture, Burt Lancaster stars as Joe Colllins, a tough-as-nails convict with a grudge against cruel and corrupt head guard Captain Munsey (Hume Cronyn) and a daring plan for escape. This was Lancaster's second film, and his first starring role, which instantly shot him to the heights of Hollywood celebrity. A gripping film noir drama, this brutal film is one of the best prison movies ever made. The dynamic half sheet offered here displays fold wear with pinpoint crossfold separation, a small tear at the top foldline, a small stain in the bottom right corner, and a chip on the bottom left corner, but is otherwise clean and attractive. Very Fine-.

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    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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