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    High and Low (Toho, 1963). Japanese B2 (20" X 28.5").
    One of director Akira Kurosawa's most accessible movies for Western audiences, this taut police procedural was loosely based on Ed McBain's popular "87th Precinct" novel, King's Ransom. The film follows an executive of a shoe company King Gondo, played with usual high intensity by Kurosawa's long time collaborator, the unforgettable Toshiro Mifune. Gondo becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur's son is kidnapped and held for ransom, at the same time as he is attempting to seize control of the company. This rare country-of-origin poster features great shots of the cast and show light edge wear, mild handling creases, pinholes, unobtrusive stains in the corners, and tiny tears. Rolled, Very Fine.


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