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    The Prince and the Showgirl (Warner Brothers, 1957). Banner (24" X 82").
    Marilyn Monroe collector's won't want to miss this fantastic banner, a rarely seen format for this comic masterpiece. Monroe and Laurence Olivier (who also directed) star in this tale of showgirl Elsie Marina, who finds herself caught up in a political whirlwind and in the arms of Charles, the Prince Regent of Carpathia (Olivier). In spite of the strong performances of the leads, the film was a box office disappointment, and many critics took the opportunity to predict that Monroe was "washed up" in films. Little did they know that she would make a dramatic "comeback" shortly thereafter in Some Like It Hot. Minor signs of handling include edge wear with stains, a tear in the left border, a missing top left corner, creasing, and the bottom border has been folded back. Rolled, Fine.


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