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    The Leopard Man (RKO, 1943). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    The dynamic duo of director Jacques Tourneur and Val Lewton (of Cat People and I Walked with a Zombie fame) return with this dark tale based on the Cornell Woolrich novel, Black Alibi. Press agent Dennis O'Keefe convinces nightclub singer Margo to use a large leopard in her act, which escapes and unfortunately becomes a suspect in a series of grisly murders. Or is this just a distraction from a human killer? Touchup has been applied to minor signs of handling, including fold wear, pinholes in the corners, tears in the bottom border, a chip in the right and bottom border, and a small hole in the image area. A murderous claw reaches out from the shadows in the top right corner of this colorful one sheet, as the beautiful Margo shrinks back in horror. Not offered often, this piece is an important find for horror film buffs. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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