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    The Killers (Universal, 1946). One Sheet (27" X 41"). What a way to make your big screen debut! Burt Lancaster was given the lead role as Swede Andersen in this adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's short story about a boxer who gets mixed up with the mob. Ava Gardner set the standard for film noir femme fatales and director Robert Siodmak directed the picture with all the shadow and grit that his training in the German cinema could deliver. This film is a real classic by any definition of the word. The poster has pinholes in the upper corners and many tears along the edges with some slight "ruffling," and there are some small cross-fold tears and slight separation at the center-points. A "Killer" poster for any film noir fan. Fine.

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