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    The Postman Always Rings Twice (MGM, 1946). French Grande (47" X 63").
    Some of the seamier aspects of James M. Cain's original novel were toned down, but there's no lack of sexual heat between John Garfield and Lana Turner, making this one of the sultrier crime noir films ever made. Unlike the more prurient American paper, this eye-popping French grande was free to use Turner's famous white bikini as a subject, to great effect. The stunning art is by Boris Grinsson. Fold wear and crossfold wear with small chips, was the only condition issue, and this has been addressed with professional restoration, making this poster look as good as new. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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    March, 2009
    20th-22nd Friday-Sunday
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