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    Rope (Warner Brothers, 1948). One Sheet (27" X 41.5").
    Filmed with long takes and virtually no obvious "cuts," Rope was one of Hitchcock's most experimental films, his first in color, and one of the fabled "Lost Five" that went unseen for many years due to rights issues. Loosely based on the Leopold-Loeb case, it concerns a pair of amoral students (Farley Granger and John Dall) who murder a classmate for fun, stash his body in a chest, and then stage a dinner party. James Stewart, who plays their professor and intellectual role model, clutches a rope and stares out intently from this avidly collected one sheet. The poster displays admirably after airbrushing to the white area near the upper left tagline, and touchup to the folds, cross folds, and corners. Very Fine on Linen.


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