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    This Above All (20th Century Fox, 1942). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style B.
    Nominated for four Oscars, and winner for Best Art Direction, this beautiful film, directed by Anatole Litvak, stars Joan Fontaine as an aristocrat who joins the WAF during WWII. She falls in love with Tyrone Power, an army deserter who, no matter where he turns, finds patriotic citizens who lecture him on the glory of England and try to lead him back to his regiment. The title refers to a line in Hamlet, "This above all: to thine own self be true," which is recited at the end of the movie as an air raid siren sounds. Showcasing a wonderful image of Power and Fontaine, this stone litho Style B one sheet has been restored to address pinholes in the corners. Touchup has been applied to the folds, and the linen has been trimmed up to the border, but not into the poster. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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