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    Strangers on a Train (Warner Brothers, 1951). Three Sheet (41" X 81").
    One of Alfred Hitchcock's favorite themes -- evil lurking just beneath the seemingly normal surface of everyday life -- is brilliantly explored in this taut suspense thriller, co-adapted by Raymond Chandler from the novel by Patricia Highsmith. A chance meeting between a tennis pro (Farley Granger) and a wealthy layabout (Robert Walker) leads to a conversation about "exchanging" murders to avoid suspicion, but Granger is later shocked when Walker pulls off his part of the bargain. This format for the film is scarce and a Heritage first. There were pinholes in the corners and image with chipping in the two upper corners. There is touchup to the folds and some paper replacement in crossfolds. The upper blue title box of "Strangers" has had some lesser restoration. Fine on Linen.


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