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    Don't Bother to Knock (20th Century Fox, 1952). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    After the success of The Asphalt Jungle (and Marilyn Monroe's brief appearance in that film ), movie-goers were yearning to see more of the seductive blonde bombshell. The result was her first starring role in a film and it was a classic film noir as she portrayed a baby-sitter who is suffering mental illness. It was to be one of Monroe's best performances. There are several sets of staple marks and pinholes in the borders. At one time, the left and right borders had been folded back. There are small tears along the left and right edges that have been reinforced with tape on the verso. There is a tear in the right side that goes into the image of Marilyn in the lower right corner. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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    March, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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