Think Fast, Mr. Moto (20th Century Fox, 1937). Folded, Fin...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionThink Fast, Mr. Moto (20th Century Fox, 1937). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. One Sheet (27" X 41").
Based on a series of popular stories by J.P. Marquand that appeared in The Saturday Evening Post, this was the first film to feature Peter Lorre as the wily Japanese detective Mr. Moto. The Moto films were full of action, including some incredible stunt work, and very sophisticated for what many would consider "B" pictures. Lorre was superb in the role, and these films helped him to land bigger parts in "A" films shortly thereafter. There are such indications of use as edge and fold wear, fold separations, pinholes, and minor tears. There are a few mirrored small vertical cuts at the horizontal folds and minute chips at the folds, some of which have splices on the verso and light touchup applied. The verso also has pieces and strips of cellophane tape along some of the borders and folds. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.
Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000.
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