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    The Killing (United Artists, 1956). One Sheet (27" X 41"). This film, based on the novel "Clean Break" by Lionel White, was director Stanley Kubrick's first major film effort. Kubrick directed this film at the age of 28, creating a well made, tightly-knit tale of a racetrack heist. Sterling Hayden stars as the mastermind who recruits small time hoods who quickly get in over their heads when their scheme goes awry. This one sheet has multiple pinholes, a bit of wrinkling, scuffs, and a chip, tear and stain on the edge. The unusual design of this poster, with its garish colors and deep contrast, makes it a favorite among noir and Kubrick collectors. Very Fine-.

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