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    It Happened One Night (Columbia, 1934). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    This film was the first to win all five major Academy Awards and it was a feat that would not be matched until One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975). Legend has it that Myrna Loy and Robert Montgomery were originally offered the roles played by Claudette Colbert and Clark Gable. Considered one of the great romantic comedies, it was directed by Frank Capra and tells the tale of a pampered socialite who tries to get out from under her father's thumb, and falls in love with a roguish reporter. The plot was based on the story Night Bus by Samuel Hopkins Adams. This very scarce lobby features a stunning portrait of the two leads. Touchup to the borders to address pinholes and a chip in the bottom left corner. Fine/Very Fine.


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