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    Sands of Iwo Jima (Republic, 1950). One Sheet (27" X 41"). John Wayne's first Oscar nomination was for this WWII film directed by Allan Dwan. Wayne is a tough drill sergeant whose new squad hates his guts. Not until they face actual combat at Tarawa and Iwo Jima do they realize that his training methods were meant to save their lives. This one sheet has several pinholes, minor edge chips, and fold wear. The poster has been mounted on linen with restoration and displays well. This is one of Wayne's greatest roles and a hard to find a one sheet! Fine on Linen.

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    November, 2007
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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