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    Journey into Fear (Union Film, 1950). First Post-War Release Italian 4 - Foglio (55" X 76").
    Orson Welles produced, acted in, co-wrote the script (adapted from an Eric Ambler story) with star Joseph Cotten, and storyboarded the scenes before other work took him away from this spy thriller. Norman Foster took over and meticulously reproduced Welles' camera angles, and lighting to the point that many thought Welles actually directed this film. Utilizing virtually the entire Mercury Theater company, this complex production weaves the tale of a US gunnery engineer (Cotten) on the run from Nazi assassins during the height of the Second World War. The rare Italian 4-foglio offered here features a tense moment for Cotten, as the imposing Colonel Haki (Welles) hovers in the background. Only touchup to the folds can be noted. Very Fine on Linen.

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