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    This Gun for Hire (Paramount, 1942). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Very loosely based on Graham Greene's novel published in 1938, this was one of the first of the great film noirs made during the war, and was the first to star the hit team of Alan Ladd and Veronica Lake. Though Ladd is billed fourth on the poster, he is in almost every scene of the film, and is pictured on this poster as menacingly as he appeared on screen as "Raven" the contract killer. This one sheet is one of the most desirable in the poster hobby and rarely comes to auction. This is one of the few copies we've ever offered! The poster has been linen backed with virtually no touch up. Very Fine+ on Linen.



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    November, 2006
    14th-15th Tuesday-Wednesday
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