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    The Great Ziegfeld (MGM, 1936). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14").
    A musical biopic tracing the life and times of famed impresario Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.(William Powell), this movie garnered three Academy Awards in 1937, including Best Actress (Luise Rainer), Best Dance Direction, and Best Picture. The production number, "A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody," one of the highlights of the film, showcases 180 performers and cost over $200,000 to shoot. While the film's budget skyrocketed to more than $2 million overall, the picture ended up earning over $40 million. This dazzling full lobby card set is in remarkable condition. The title card has a stain in the bottom left and bottom border, and a tiny smudge in the right border. The scene cards are nearly flawless, with only four cards showing one pinhole in the top border. Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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