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    The Lost Patrol (RKO, 1934). Half Sheet (22" X 28.25").
    Victor McLaglen stars as the reluctant commander of a troop of British soldiers he's trying to lead across the Mesopotamia desert and keep safe from Arab snipers. The Lost Patrol is particularly noted for a bravura performance by Boris Karloff as a religious fanatic driven mad by the oppressive heat and unseen enemies. Directed by John Ford with a marvelous score by Max Steiner, this film is a classic on every level. This is the first time Heritage has offered the half sheet format, with its life-size portraits of the cast. The poster is paperbacked, with airbrushing applied to the borders to address chips and tears, and touchup applied to tears in the borders that extend into the background and Karloff. There is a small post-restoration chip in the bottom border. Fine- on Paper.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2014
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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