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    Great Guy (Grand National, 1936). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    James Cagney had made it clear to Jack Warner a number of times that he didn't like the films he was being assigned to and threatened to quit. He finally made good on his word, and in 1936, went over to rival independent studio Grand National. Edward L. Alperson, the studio's head, certainly was delighted and thought Cagney was a "Great Guy." Two versions of half sheets were created for the original release of this film and this is the first time Heritage has offered this style. Prior to the excellent restoration, there was fold wear with extra creasing and tearing in the horizontal fold. There were pinholes in the borders and a tear on the top border going into the background. Fine+ on Paper.


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