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    San Francisco (MGM, 1936). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style C. One of MGM's biggest hits, this star-studded film featured Clark Gable as Blackie Norton, Barbary Coast political boss and nightclub owner, who hires Mary Blake (Jeanette MacDonald), a shy young dancer, for his cabaret. Jack Hurley (Jack Holt), Blackie's political rival, also has his eyes on Mary, and offers her a chance to sing with the San Francisco Opera. Also in the mix is Father Mullin (Spencer Tracy), Blackie's best friend, who wants to rescue Mary from the den of iniquity in which she finds herself. Fortunately, the Great San Francisco Earthquake settles everything in a special effects extravaganza that has to be seen to be believed. This beautiful stone litho poster, mounted on paper that has been trimmed to the edges of the poster, with art by Ted "Vincentini" Ireland, had pinholes in the corners, but after professional restoration, you would be hard-pressed to notice these minor flaws. This is a beautiful poster from a classic film, a perfect addition to any collection. Very Fine on Paper.

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