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    Show People (MGM, 1929). Danish Poster (23.5" X 32").
    A satirical comedy about a country girl's rise to stardom, King Vidor directs Marion Davies as a conceited actress and William Haines as the slapstick comedian who falls for her. A fun little picture by itself with great acting from its two leads, this movie also features several cameos of industry's biggest stars, including actors Charlie Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks, William S. Hart, John Gilbert, and writer Elinor Glyn. This stunning Danish poster portrays the film as a much more serious affair than its comedic nature, its sketched illustration pairing well with its stone light printing. Offered for the first time at Heritage, this rare poster has pinholes, small border tears, and pieces of paper tape on the verso. From the collection of noted film historian Richard Schickel. Rolled, Very Fine.


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