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    High Sierra (Warner Brothers, 1941). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Humphrey Bogart had been a "supporting player" for almost ten years on the Warner's lot when Raoul Walsh cast him as the sympathetic lead in "High Sierra." In fact, Bogart was supposed to receive top billing, but Warner was promoting a new ingénue, Ida Lupino, and gave Bogart second billing! The film was a smash and remains one of the classics of the gangster genre. Two pictures later Bogart would make "The Maltese Falcon" and the rest is film history. Posters for the title are extremely popular and feature Bogart leaning on his sawed-off shotgun! This copy has just slight center point separation and pin holes. Very Fine.

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    July, 2004
    17th Saturday
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