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    Jailhouse Rock (MGM, 1957). Insert (14" X 36"). After Elvis Presley's initial success with gyrating rock 'n' roll tunes, Hollywood came calling. The studio producers cast the young star in a few movies with well developed plots before he was shipped off to his two-year stint in the army. Those films, including "Jailhouse Rock" are classics where the plot didn't rely on a series of Elvis hits to push the story along. "Jailhouse Rock" is considered one of the best and the posters for this title are more sought after than any others for their outstanding portrait of the King. This rolled insert was paper backed to mend a one-inch tear in the lower left border (that barely goes into the red background) and two tears in the upper border. The first tear is about .75-inches and just touches the red background, the other is two inches and goes down between the "F and I" in "First." There were small chips off the upper and lower left corners. Fine to Very Fine on Paper.

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    November, 2005
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