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    The Letter (Warner Brothers, 1940). Window Card (14" X 22").
    Bette Davis, under the expert direction of William Wyler, turns in a tour de force acting job in this early film noir. Davis is the wife of a rubber plantation owner, who claims she is forced to shoot a man to death to protect herself from his advances. But as the case goes to trial, more and more evidence comes to light that maybe she is not as innocent as she seems. And then a letter in her own hand turns up that may spell her doom. This incredible window card depicts the scene from the film's opening as the lustrous Miss Davis holds the still smoking gun. The card shows a bit of edge wear, pinholes in the corners, faint unobtrusive stains, and light surface scuffs. This rare card is a first time offer from Heritage. Very Fine-.


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