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    San Francisco (MGM, 1936). French Grande (47" X 62.5").
    W. S. Van Dyke directs Clark Gable, Jeanette McDonald, and Spencer Tracy in one of MGM's greatest hits. McDonald is a talented young singer torn between opera house owner Jack Holt and Clark Gable, the owner of a rowdy night club known as the Paradise Cafe. The film was nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor for Tracy, and Best Director, and showcases fantastic special effects with a cataclysmic earthquake. A movie poster illustrated by artist Roger Soubie never disappoints, and this French Grande is no exception. It's making its Heritage debut, and will stun bidders with a luminous, larger than life image of Gable and McDonald in rich, stone litho colors. Touchup has been applied to the folds. There are post-restoration creases in the left background. Very Fine- on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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