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    The Third Man (Selznick, 1949). One Sheet (27.25" X 41").
    Collectors won't see this striking one sheet from this keystone film noir come around often. The Third Man is set in post-war Vienna, and tells the story of novelist Holly Martins as he attempts to unravel the mystery surrounding the murder of his friend, Harry Lime (Orson Welles). Although the production of this film was fraught with challenges, including difficult behavior on Welles' part and outrageous demands by producer David O. Selznick, the picture was a box office sensation, and has become one of the most important films of the period. The poster receives the highest grade possible for linen-backed pieces, as it shows only light touchup to fold wear. This is a key piece for any collector of film noir or Orson Welles memorabilia. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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