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    Murder, My Sweet (RKO, 1944). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Dick Powell, cast against type, stars as Raymond Chandler's legendary gumshoe Phillip Marlowe in this adaptation of "Farewell My Lovely" (the title was changed because the studio was afraid audiences would think it was a musical!). Marlowe is hired by hulking Moose Malloy to locate an old girlfriend he lost track of while in the slammer. In the process, Marlowe finds himself in a whirlwind of larcenous activity including bribery, perjury and theft, not to mention a beautiful "femme fatale" played by Claire Trevor. Considered one of the best Chandler adaptations, and certainly one of the best film noirs ever made. Light fold wear, pinholes at the corners, some crossfold separation, but overall a very clean poster. Very Fine on Linen.

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