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    North by Northwest (MGM, R-1966). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Alfred Hitchcock used one of his favorite plot devices, mistaken identities, to advance the story of this film about international intrigue. Cary Grant is cast as the "every day man" who suddenly finds himself in a very unordinary situation; in this case, trying to escape an international ring of spies who seem intent on killing him. The one sheet offered here is from the film's reissue in 1966 and is considered by many superior to the original poster from 1959. This poster features the iconic scene of Grant being chased by the crop-dusting biplane, with Mount Rushmore in the background. As most cinephiles know, Hitchcock enjoyed making a brief appearance in each of his films and in this case, he also appears on Mount Rushmore itself. Light edge wear, mild fold wear and fold separations, pinholes, small tars, and slight creases. There is a small bit of paper loss near the upper vertical fold. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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