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    Sunset Boulevard (Paramount, 1950). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A.
    Regarded by many as one of the greatest films ever made, Billy Wilder's Sunset Boulevard gained nominations for 11 Academy Awards, and ranks high in the top 100 American films list by AFI. Gloria Swanson enjoys the role of a lifetime as aging silent screen siren Norma Desmond in this gripping film noir thriller, playing her part to the fullest in a tale of madness, obsession, and murder. William Holden gives just as stirring a performance in the role of Joe Gillis, the desperate screenwriter who first becomes Desmond's employee, then her lover, and, finally, her victim. An item as popular as the film itself, this iconic one sheet has had professional restoration to address touchup to the folds, some scattered pinholes, and a small tear above the title. There were a couple of very minor crossfold chips at the center and lower folds. Very Fine on Linen.


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    April, 2018
    7th-8th Saturday-Sunday
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