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    Manhattan Melodrama (MGM, 1934). Insert (14" X 36"). Childhood friends Edward "Blackie" Gallagher (Clark Gable) and James W. Wade (William Powell) end up on different sides of the law as adults, the former as a notorious racketeer, the latter as the straight-arrow D.A. They both, however, fall for the same girl, and when Blackie commits murder to protect his longtime friend, Wade must examine his conscience to determine the right road to follow. The strong performances in this gripping film are highlighted by the first screen pairing of Powell and Myrna Loy, who would go on to make the popular Thin Man series of pictures together. This insert shows minor edge wear, pinholes at the top and bottom, and a scuff mark in the bottom right. The poster has been expertly paper backed and now looks like new! Fine+ on Paper.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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