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    The Sea Hawk (Warner Brothers, 1940). Swedish One Sheet (27.5" X 39.5") Art Style.
    This unique and heroic portrait of swashbuckler extraordinaire Errol Flynn is from one of his best films, the epic sea adventure directed by Michael Curtiz. Based on a story by Seton I. Miller, Flynn plays Captain Geoffrey Thorpe who takes on the Spanish fleet in the name of Queen Elizabeth (Flora Robson), looting ships, and fighting the scheming Spaniards and treasonous Lord Wolfingham, played by Henry Daniell. Thorpe takes time out to romance a Spanish maiden (Brenda Marshall) and lives to warn the Queen to build a naval fleet to protect her England. Filmed during the worst years of WWII, the film's final scenes were a rallying cry to current British subjects to continue the fight for their country. This beautiful poster, with artwork by Gosta Aberg, shows two small holes with tears in the top of the blue background, a small tear at the right edge, and light edge wear. Rolled, Fine+.


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