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    The Night of the Hunter (United Artists, 1955). One Sheet (27" X 41"). LOVE and HATE are tattooed on the knuckles of sadistic killer Harry Powell (Robert Mitchum), a religious zealot who marries and murders widows for their money, believing that he is doing God's work. His latest mark is the lonely Willa Harper (Shelley Winters), the wife of his former cellmate, who dropped information about the $10K he stole which was never recovered. Notable as the only film directed by the legendary actor Charles Laughton, The Night of the Hunter is a harrowing affair, with Laughton adding some unforgettable visual touches. Mitchum is superb, and Winters at her most appealing. This eye-catching one sheet features great artwork and a striking blue-aqua color palette. One large crossfold separation and minor corner creases are the only condition issues on this fresh-looking poster. Very Fine+.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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