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    To Be or Not to Be (United Artists, 1942). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Directed by Ernst Lubitsch and starring Jack Benny and Carole Lombard (in her final screen appearance) as a husband and wife team of actors aiding the Polish resistance during World War II by impersonating German officers and even Hitler himself, this was a controversial film upon its release, as many saw it as satirizing the Nazi's invasion of Poland in 1939, an event still very fresh in contemporary audience's minds. Since that time, the film has come to be regarded as a comedy classic. This highly desirable one sheet had pinholes in the corners, a tear in the upper portion of the image area, a small hole in the left border, chips and a small hole in the right border, and tiny holes in the image area. Professional restoration has expertly addressed these minor flaws, resulting in a wonderful poster with a like-new appearance. Fine on Linen.

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