Description

    Reckless (MGM, 1935). Insert (14" X 36").
    Based on the real-life Libby Holman murder scandal, this Victor Fleming production originally took a much more serious tone as a straight drama with a love triangle and a suspected murder. However, MGM decided at last minute to turn the film into a musical with some light-hearted comedy at the beginning between William Powell and Jean Harlow, and so recalled the actors and reopened the filming. Featuring a steamy illustration of our two leads, this elusive insert has had touchup to the folds, small tears and chips in the borders and folds, and a small tear in the credit box. There is a pinhole in Jean Harlow's head and a pinhole in the bottom fold. There is a very minor post-restoration corner bend to the upper right. The poster has had some color enhancement to address fading. Although previously folded, the folds have been pressed out and the poster will be shipped flat. Paper backed, Fine-.


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