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    Sunset Boulevard (Paramount, 1950). Insert (14" X 36"). "All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up." Gloria Swanson plays the role of aging actress Norma Desmond in this sensational and dark look at Hollywood. Billy Wilder directed this nightmarish movie and it became one of the absolutely timeless classics. Erich von Stroheim and William Holden (as Joe Gillis) co-star, but it was Swanson's show and comeback vehicle. The picture was nominated for 11 Oscars and took three: Best Art Direction, Score, and Screenplay. This rolled insert has a clean 1/2" tear in the lower right border, slight corner creases in the lower corners, and a couple of tiny stains in the right border. Other than these minor flaws, this poster is in amazing condition. Rolled, Near Mint-.

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