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    The Big Sleep (Warner Brothers, 1946). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Although the plot of this classic movie is notoriously confusing and convoluted, it remains an all-time classic based entirely on the electrifying scenes shared by real-life couple Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. Bogart was actually married to Mayo Methot during the filming of this picture; his relationship with co-star Bacall became so intense, however, that he divorced Methot to marry Bacall shortly after filming completed. One of Hollywood's great love stories, that marriage lasted until Bogart's death in 1957. This highly desirable one sheet, promoting one of the greatest film noir detective stories ever lensed, had chipping in the right border, and fold wear with crossfold separation, but after expert professional restoration, looks every bit as good as new. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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