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    The Postman Always Rings Twice (MGM, 1946). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    This poster is as dark and noir-ish as the film it represents. Contrast this image of an insidiously evil Lana Turner with the Jessica Lange version. Lange is laid out on the top of the diner tabletop with legs parting, but Turner uses the tried and true temptress method of withholding. She shrinks from the naive, body on fire, hobo character played by John Garfield, holding her hands behind her, using just her "nothing doing" look to keep him at bay. There is paper loss in the verso surface of the top left corner, a small chip in the bottom vertical fold, there are tears in the left and right borders and an edge tear in the bottom vertical fold, and fold wear. These issues are almost invisible due to some great linenbacking and excellent airbrush work. If your collection doesn't have this top film noir classic, this one is a have-to-have! Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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