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    The Prince and the Showgirl (Warner Brothers, 1957). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Starring Marilyn Monroe and Laurence Olivier (who also directed this comic masterpiece), this is the tale of showgirl Elsie Marina (Monroe), 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. This popular one sheet is in superb condition, showing only pinholes in the corners and background, light smudges in the bottom corners, and light wrinkling. Very Fine-.


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    July, 2012
    25th-26th Wednesday-Thursday
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