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    Scarlet Street (Universal, 1945). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Brooding and sinister, this atmospheric one sheet matches the feel of the film that inspired it, Scarlet Street. The picture reveals how easily an ordinary man can be lead down a destructive and murderous path. Edward G. Robinson is perfectly cast as the meek and married Christopher Cross who is duped by the conniving Kitty (Joan Bennett) and her creepy boyfriend (Dan Duryea). All Cross wants is to paint in peace, but he ends up wracked with guilt after murdering Kitty. Fritz Lang directs this top notch film, which was equally as successful as the similarly cast and themed Woman in the Window, also from 1945. The piece is in fine condition, with professional touch-up applied to folds with minor chipping in the image area within the vertical fold that extend slightly into image of Bennett. There is also a chip in the right border, a bottom left corner tear, and pinholes in the borders. Fine on Linen.


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