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    They Made Me a Criminal (Warner Brothers, 1939). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Perennial tough guy John Garfield made one of his best crime films with this entry in the pantheon of Warner Brothers pictures. The film was directed by Busby Berkeley, better known as the best dance choreographer of the 1930s, staging numbers in 42nd Street and other Warner musicals. In this tale, Garfield plays a boxer who gets implicated in a murder. He goes on the run and hides out at a farm for juvenile delinquents, whom he begins to train to fight. As you might expect, the delinquents were The Dead End Kids and Ann Sheridan was the love interest. Great images of the cast fill this rarely offered one sheet, which has had touch-up to fold wear with tears, a tear in the mid image area, left border, and cross fold in the bottom section, and a chip in the top center fold. Fine- on Linen.


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