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    The Searchers (Warner Brothers, 1956). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    John Ford and John Wayne's twelfth film together was perhaps their best. Wayne often said that Ethan Edwards was his favorite role, and the "acting" job he was most proud of. The poster is a very successful one, and with the vast imperiousness of the unrelenting Monument Valley in the background, it's the perfect backdrop, steeped in the very irony of the film itself. Wayne's character searches far and wide in a land where there are no trees...no buildings...nowhere to hide. There are pinholes in the corners and image, smudges in the borders, small crossfold separations and light wrinkles and corner creases. Fine+.


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