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    Charlie Chan at the Olympics (20th Century Fox, 1937). Swedish One Sheet (27.5" X 39.5"). Fantastic art deco graphics of Warner Oland as Honolulu detective Charlie Chan dominate this beautiful Swedish one sheet. Actual footage of the 1936 Berlin Olympics was intercut into the action of this superior entry in this long-running detective series. Assigned by the U.S. Navy to track down a gang of international spies, Chan heads to Berlin, where as luck would have it his son Lee (Keye Luke) is representing the United States as a member of the Olympic swimming team. Ironically, Chan travels from New York to Berlin via the dirigible Hindenburg - which crashed into flames the same week that this film was released. This unfolded poster has a 1.5" tear on the left side, light wrinkling from a water stain, minor edge wear, and a small dust shadow on the right top corner. Very Fine-.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2006
    14th-15th Tuesday-Wednesday
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