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    The Sin Ship (RKO, 1930). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    This thrilling drama finds a sea captain (Louis Wolheim) forced to protect the beautiful Mary Astor from his depraved crew. Known primarily for his less than attractive mug, Wolheim opted to direct himself in The Sin Ship, as no one was likely to cast him as the romantic lead. Unfortunately, Wolheim would die just prior to the release of the film, making this his only directorial effort. Featuring a terrific image of Wolheim and Astor, this stone litho one sheet had pinholes in the borders, chips and tears in the upper and right borders, and the lower right corner into the credits was missing. Professional restoration has addressed these issues, the borders have been airbrushed, and touchup work has been done to the folds. Fine- on Linen.


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    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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