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    The Searchers (Warner Brothers, 1956). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    When Ethan Edwards (John Wayne) returns home after fighting in the Indian Wars, he finds that his family has been massacred and his niece (Natalie Wood) kidnapped by the Comanches. Swearing vengeance, he sets out on a quest to find her and avenge his family, a journey that consumes many miles and many years. Directed by John Ford, this was one of John Wayne's personal favorites. The half sheet is considered to be one of the best poster formats, with its gorgeous panoramic image of Monument Valley-- also known as "John Ford Country." Paperbacked, the poster has had touchup to the white areas, surface paper loss on the left verso, a tear in the bottom border into Ward Bond's face, a hole in the top left background, a small tear underneath "had," and pinholes in the corners. Fine+ on Paper.


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    July, 2015
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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