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    The Divorcee (MGM, 1930). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    MGM star Norma Shearer was tired of the "society lady" roles she was getting, deciding she wanted to break out of that image, and boy, did she ever with this powerful performance, earning her a Best Actress Academy Award. As Jerry Martin, Shearer is blissfully married to Chester Morris, but on their anniversary she realizes he has cheated on her. Bristling at the double-standard for men and women of the era, she embarks on a revenge affair, leading to a spiral of divorce, empty romances, and heartbreak. Paper from this important title is very scarce, and this gorgeous lobby card is in remarkable condition, with only a faint stain and smudges in the bottom border. Very Fine/Near Mint.


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