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    The Philadelphia Story (MGM, 1940). Title Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Could there be a better and more sophisticated comedy about love and marriage than George Cukor's "The Philadelphia Story"? It had been a successful play on Broadway when Katharine Hepburn (looking for great stories to help revive her sagging career) bought the movie rights. Her gamble paid off. The film was a major hit and single-handedly scrapped the "box-office poison" label she'd been tagged with. Although Hepburn was nominated for an Oscar, and would win the Oscar many times for other roles, most fans feel this was the role she will best be remembered for. This card is in amazing condition with only the slightest smudging in the upper border and wear to the tips of the corners. Very Fine/Near Mint.

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