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    Scarface (Les Films Georges Muller, R-1950). French Grande (47" X 63"). Paul Muni plays the ultimate gangster in this bloody, depression-era film which outgunned other contemporary pictures such as "The Public Enemy" and "Little Caesar." Maverick producer Howard Hughes ran into much trouble in getting this film distributed due to its graphically violent content. The movie is also made notable by an early appearance of Boris Karloff. After the war many of the censorship restrictions had broken down internationally, and this film, which had not been seen in France, was released on the heels of the Astor re-release of 1947-48, as the French were in the market for almost any American film product. The poster had fold wear with some separation before being linen-backed. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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    November, 2007
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