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    Murder My Sweet (RKO, 1944). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style B. Before this film, Powell starred in many of the early Warner Brothers musicals. His career was in serious decline when director Ed Dmytryk took a chance and cast him in the lead as the famed detective. The studio wasn't so sure the director had made a wise decision. They even renamed the movie from its original title, "Farewell My Lovely," because they were afraid the public might think it was another Powell musical. What was produced is considered to be one of the great early landmark movies of the film noir genre. The poster was folded and has just the most minor wear to the borders. There is some archival tissue tape supporting the backside folds but there does not appear to be any separation. Very Fine.

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