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    The Match King (First National, 1932). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    Warren William dominates this engrossing drama about an ambitious, unscrupulous entrepreneur (based on the real-life Match King, Ivar Kreuger) who sets out to corner the market on matches (yes, matches) and becomes rich and powerful in the process. Lovely Lili Damita (Mrs. Errol Flynn) plays a slinky actress who catches his eye. A Heritage first, professional restoration has this poster in display-ready condition, after touchup to a tear from the top border down into the orange, and one that extends across horizontally through William, chipping in the left border, two tears in the bottom border that extending into the background, a chip in the bottom border. The white areas have been airbrushed. Fine on Paper.


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