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    The Great Dictator (United Artists, 1940). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. One Sheet (27.5" X 41").
    In dual roles, Charlie Chaplin is Adenoid Hynkel, the dictator of Tomania, and a Jewish barber who so greatly resembles Hynkel that he is mistakenly given the opportunity to give a radio address posing as the leader. This film, obviously a satire on Adolf Hitler, was banned in the Nazi-controlled countries, but Hitler did get a copy and screened it twice. As Hannah, this is Paulette Goddard's second and final starring role in one of her husband's films. There has been touchup to fold wear and separation, pinholes, a few tears, and some chips in the borders. still visible are some faint stains and smudges, including a bit of light tape stain bleedthrough. The borders have been partially airbrushed.


    Estimate: $3,000 - $6,000.

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