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    The Ladykillers (Ealing, 1955). British Crown (17" X 22"). In this classic Ealing comedy, a group of criminals (Alec Guinness, Cecil Parker, Herbert Lom, Peter Sellers, and Danny Green) rent a room from a naive old woman (Katie Johnson), pretending to be musicians while they plan a big bank job. This movie is widely considered to be one of the best of the legendary Ealing comedies, and one of the funniest films ever released. The beautiful country-of-origin British crown presented here, with art by Reginald Mount, has staple holes in the center of the image, and bends in the top and bottom left corner, but these minor flaws are only discernible under close examination, and do nothing to detract from the overwhelming appeal of this classic beauty. Very Fine-.

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