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    Two Arabian Knights (United Artists, 1927). Lobby Card Set (8) (11" X 14"). Industrial mogul Howard Hughes produced this film that starred William Boyd of pre-Hopalong Cassidy fame, and Louis Wolheim, as two WWI soldiers who are captured by the Germans and escape by disguising themselves as Arabs. If you look closely you can spy Boris Karloff as the villain who pursues the boys after their escape. Also starring was Mary Astor, portraying a harem girl who Cassidy and Wolheim rescue from the evil clutches of Emir of Jaffa. The film was a huge box office hit, and won Lewis Milestone the only Academy Award ever given for "Best Comedy Direction." This lobby card set is in pristine, never-used condition and comes with the original mailing envelope. Near Mint/Mint.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2004
    17th Saturday
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