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    The Dawn Patrol (Warner Brothers, 1938). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    Errol Flynn, Basil Rathbone, and David Niven star in this remake of the earlier (1930) version directed by Howard Hawks, and their dashing good looks are captured on this beautiful card. Though Howard Hughes sued the producers of the film, claiming it was lifted from his Academy Award-winning Wings, he lost in court as it was shown that the 1938 Dawn Patrol was truly a remake of the earlier film by the same name, and the screenplay pre-dated Hughes's effort. A bright, immaculate lobby card on original linen stock that maintains its true color, without the slightest sign of fading. This is easily one of the best cards we've ever seen from this classic film. Only very minor corner bumps mar this otherwise flawless card. A true gem! Very Fine/Near Mint.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    20th-22nd Friday-Sunday
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