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    The Killing (United Artists, 1956) Half Sheet (22" X 28"). Stanley Kubrick wrote and directed this riveting film noir with Sterling Hayden as a former Alcatraz inmate planning the ultimate heist. After robbing a race-track of $2 million dollars, Hayden is confronted by the wife and her boyfriend of one his gang members, trying to steal the money they robbed from the track. This is one of Kubrick's earliest films and gave notice that a talented filmmaker had arrived. The half sheet for this title is highly prized by collectors with the depiction of the death scene. The borders have been airbrush and the poster has been paper-backed. Fine+ condition.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2005
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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