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    Stairway to Heaven (Universal International, 1946). Six Sheet (81" X 81").
    When RAF pilot Peter Carter (David Niven) is forced to abandon his plane without a parachute, his soul is put on trial to decide whether he should be allowed to return to Earth and marry his sweetheart (Kim Hunter) or go on into the afterlife. Also known as A Matter of Life and Death, this quirky film - the scenes on Earth are filmed in Technicolor, while the scenes in Heaven are rendered in black-and-white - became the surprise hit of 1946 and has since inspired two separate stage productions. This lovely six sheet shows crossfold separation, pinholes in the image area, light edgewear in the left border, a small stain in the bottom right corner, and a small tear in the top right border, but is otherwise clean and attractive. This is the only known copy of this beautiful six sheet that we are aware of. From the Todd Feiertag Collection. Fine/Very Fine.


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