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    The Big Shot (Warner Brothers, 1942). Insert (14" X 36").
    In this classic gangster picture, Humphrey Bogart plays three-time loser Duke Berne, a mob leader who tries to get his old gang back together after a stretch in jail. He falls in love with Lorna Fleming (Irene Manning), wife of a crooked lawyer (Stanley Ridges) who sees to it that Berne is sent back up, this time for life. An escape from the joint, and a trip to the mountains with Lorna, complicates things in ways Berne never foresaw. The insert format from this film is a rare find, and this example shows only minor wear. Restoration has addressed edge wear with small tears, a tiny stain in the title and Bogart's wrist, and fold wear. The white areas and borders have been touched up, resulting in a crisp, clean looking poster. Fine/Very Fine on Paper.


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