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    Kiss of Death (20th Century Fox, R-1951). French (32" X 46"). Victor Mature gives one of his best performances as a petty thief who gets sentenced to 20 years for robbery. When his kids get sent to an orphanage, Mature agrees to blow the whistle on sadistic mob boss Richard Widmark in exchange for his freedom. The last five minutes of the movie include one of the greatest cat-and-mouse showdowns in cinema history. This is a fabulous original French release poster with superb artwork for this film noir classic. The poster had pinholes in the corners and borders. There is a small tear in the right border and the top left corner. There is a small amount of paper loss in the lower left border. This poster has been restored and it displays beautifully now. This may be the best poster we have ever seen for this film. This item was misdescribed as original release , when it is a re-issue for 1951. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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