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    Down to Earth (Columbia, 1947). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A. In a casting move that should surprise no one, Rita Hayworth plays a goddess - in this case Terpsichore, the ancient Greek goddess of Dance - who takes offense when Broadway producer Danny Miller (Larry Parks) launches a show that lampoons her fellow Olympians. Descending to Earth as a mortal, Terpsichore gains a part in the show and convinces Miller to change the tone of his production, inadvertently turning it into a gigantic flop! Can Terpsichore save the day, and win the heart of a mortal man? A somewhat-sequel to Here Comes Mr. Jordan, the film was remade in 1980 as Xanadu. This glorious poster had pinholes in the corners, fold wear with crossfold separation and chipping at the fold lines, tape pulls on the reverse at the fold lines, and pieces missing from all the corners. Professional restoration has done a wonderful job of rendering these issues virtually invisible, resulting in a poster fit for a goddess. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.

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