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    This Gun for Hire (Paramount, 1942). Insert (14" X 36").
    Alan Ladd may have only been fourth billed in this classic film noir, but his portrayal of hitman Philip Raven shot the unknown actor to instant stardom. His undeniable chemistry with Veronica Lake would result in three more pairings with with the starlet -- The Glass Key, The Blue Dahlia, and Saigon. Not bad for an actor who had appeared in military training films just the year before. Touchup on this rare insert has been applied to the folds and pinholes in the borders and outer background, making the piece ready for display. Very Fine on Paper.


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