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    The Gorilla (First National, 1927). Flat-Folded One Sheet (27" X 41").
    This lovely and haunting poster is from a who-dun-it about a mysterious slaying in a home and the belief by those present that it was perpetrated by an ape. Leading the cast in this Broadway play come film is the famous silent comedienne Charlie Murray and a young Walter Pigeon. This silent 1927 film, adapted from a Broadway play written by Ralph Spence in the mid 1920s, spoofs the haunted house murder stories so prevalent of the era. Light wrinkling and a small sliver of missing paper in the top left border, and small tears along the horizontal folds. The poster has no vertical folds. This is a real rarity from early horror/mystery cinema history. Folded, Very Fine-.


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