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    Touch Of Evil (Universal International, 1958). Six Sheet (81" X 81"). Orson Welles' brilliant direction made this bordertown film noir one of the most memorable pictures of the 1950s. The film dealt with many "taboo" topics including interracial marriages, gangs, political murders and corrupt cops. Charlton Heston portrays a Mexican narcotics officer and Janet Leigh is his wife. Welles is the crooked cop and Marlene Dietrich plays his former flame, the local madam. Hard-hitting and gritty, the posters on this title are very collectible. This six sheet is particularly scarce and has many pinholes and small holes around the border. There are small tears and some small chips at the center points within the image. The colors are brilliant and this poster would clean up easily with linen backing. Art by Bob Tollin. Fine.

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    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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