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    The Maltese Falcon (Warner Brothers, 1931). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). This was the third film version of Dashiell Hammett's detective novel, and without doubt, the best. This classic film noir was directed by John Huston, a long-established screenwriter who was making his directorial debut. Humphrey Bogart would achieve true stardom portraying Sam Spade, a hard-boiled San Francisco private eye, who at times uses unscrupulous methods as a means to an end, but also adheres to his own personal code of honor. This moody three sheet had fold wear and crossfold separations with small chips out, extra folds, a tear in the right border, and the borders have had some amount of paper replaced, all of which has been addressed by outstanding professional restoration. The poster presents beautifully, with a great image of Bogie. Very Good on Linen.

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