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    Shanghai Express (Paramount, 1932). Pre-War Belgian (24" X 33.5").
    The great director Josef von Sternberg and sultry Marlene Dietrich made history in their several films together and this is one of their best collaborations, which won an Academy Award for cinematography. Dietrich is unforgettable as Shanghai Lily, a notorious drifter with a past, who attempts to win back her old love, Captain Harvey, played by Clive Brook. Anna May Wong gives an outstanding performance in this film, one of her best roles. This pre-War Belgian is making its Heritage debut, and is a truly unique and spectacular poster from a Hollywood masterpiece. The paperbacking has been trimmed to the border. Surface paper loss on the backside along the borders and in the title area but not apparent upon viewing. Very Fine- on Paper.




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    November, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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