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    The Night of the Hunter (United Artists, 1955). Insert (14" X 36").
    Charles Laughton made his directorial debut with this nightmarish film noir, told from the perspective of children. Star Robert Mitchum was at the top of his game, later stating it was his personal favorite out of all his films. The insert is one of the posters featuring the "love" and "hate" tattooed fingers that has become a cult image in film history. The poster shows pinholes in the corners, edge wear, a torn bottom right corner, a nick in the left border, writing in the bottom left corner, a small stain in the right border, a scuff in the credits, a smudge in the bottom border, and bleed through from a stamp on the verso in the bottom border. Although this sounds like a lot of issues, the poster is actually very nice and quite presentable. Rolled, Fine+.


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    July, 2012
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