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    Sadie Thompson (United Artists, 1928). Swedish One Sheet (27.5" X 39.5").
    Sadie Thompson (Gloria Swanson) portrays a young, hard living prostitute who travels to Pago Pago to start a new life. She falls in love with a Marine (Raoul Walsh)who's unconcerned about her past, but a missionary (Lionel Barrymore) arrives and threatens to expose her if she does not repent and change her ways. The film was based on the short story "Rain" by Somerset Maugham, and despite its controversial subject matter for the time, it was a box office hit and a success for Swanson. Light handling includes horizontal creases, small tears in the right border with a chip, and one tear in the bottom border. Vibrant color and a new offering from Heritage! Folded, Very Fine-.


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