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    The Thin Man Goes Home (MGM, 1945). Italian 2 - Foglio (39" X 55").
    Never offered by Heritage before and with beautiful color and exquisite artwork, this fantastic Italian poster can certainly rival the American versions. Featuring William Powell, Myrna Loy, and their adorable on-screen pet Asta, this 2-foglio with artwork by Zadro brings to life the film that proved to be a box office triumph for MGM. Powell and Loy would make six films between the years 1934 and 1947 in the series based on Dashiell Hammett's characters, Nick and Nora Charles. Certainly one of the things that made this film a box office hit with the 1945 moviegoer was Robert Riskin's screenplay. Riskin was also responsible for some memorable films with Frank Capra such as It Happened One Night, Meet John Doe, and Lost Horizon. Professionally mounted on linen, the poster previously showed pinholes in the corners, and touch up has been applied to fold wear and minor cross fold separations. Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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