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    The Letter (Warner Brothers, 1940). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Bette Davis is a cold-blooded killer who quips, "I still love the man I killed," and is acquitted of the murder. The attorney secretly purchased a letter that would have implicated Davis's character, and then buries it to get her acquitted on self-defense. William Wyler's masterful film noir begins with a long tracking shot that would be imitated years later by Orson Welles in "Touch of Evil." There is fold line wear with paper loss at the crossfolds, the center vertical fold line, and on the corners. The poster has been professionally restored, rendering these defects hard to detect. Fine on Linen.

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    November, 2004
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