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    The Prince and the Showgirl (Warner Brothers, 1957). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14"). After becoming the first person to direct himself to a Best Actor Oscar in "Hamlet," Laurence Olivier found the task of directing Marilyn Monroe in this light comedy challenging enough to put him off directing for thirteen years afterwards. Set during the coronation of King George V in 1911, the story follows the political and romantic machinations of prince regent Olivier and cabaret performer Monroe. This lobby card set has one card, #8, with light toning and a light dust shadow. Card #6 has an oil spot and silverfish nibble on the border, corner creases and bumps, and light toning. The other cards only have small corner bumps. There are several nice scenes from the film, and three delightful portrait cards, with Monroe featured on all eight cards. Very Fine/Near Mint.

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    March, 2007
    30th-31st Friday-Saturday
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