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    The Glass Key (Paramount, 1948). First Post-War French Grande (47" X 63").
    Alan Ladd takes on the world of political corruption in this excellent film noir which is based on Dashiell Hammett's novel. As a loyal employee of politician played by Brian Donlevy, Ladd watches as his boss backs a shady candidate and becomes entangled in murder and bribery. As he tries to clear his boss's name, Ladd falls for the corrupt candidate's daughter (Veronica Lake) and must tangle with his henchman played by William Bendix. The stunning artwork for this French poster is by Roger Soubie. The poster is in excellent condition, having had some restoration to address fold wear and cross fold separations. Posters from this top title are hard to come by and this prime example will be quickly snapped up. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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