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    To Catch a Thief (Paramount, 1955). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Former jewel thief John Robie (Cary Grant) thinks he's left his larcenous lifestyle behind him in favor of retirement on the French Riviera. However, when an up-and-coming burglar begins a new crimewave, copying Robie's distinctive style, the spotlight of suspicion falls on him, forcing Robie to get back in action to find the thief and clear his name. Swept up in the maelstrom of events is wealthy heiress Frances Stevens (Grace Kelly), who aids Robie in his mission. One of director Alfred Hitchcock's most sumptuous films - it won an Oscar for Best Color Cinematography - this was the picture that lured Grant out of the retirement he had announced two years earlier. The lovely poster offered here has some crossfold separation, small tears in the left border, and pinholes in the corners, but presents very nicely, a perfect addition to any collection. Very Fine.


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