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    Escape in the Desert (Warner Brothers, Late 1940s). First Post-War Release Italian Locandina (13" X 27").
    Wartime remake of The Petrified Forest starring Philip Dorn who plays a hard boiled Dutch pilot who visits the American desert before he's deployed to fight in WWII. He happens upon a desolate inn, where he, other patrons, and a waitress (Jean Sullivan), are soon held captive by a band of escaped German POWs led by Helmut Dantine. Artist Luigi Martinati recreates a dramatic moment from the film on this Italian locandina, a first time offer from Heritage. Light handling includes a torn pinhole in the top right corner and pinholes in the top border, edge wear with small tears, light spots in the bottom border, tax stamp, ink stamp, and pen and pencil marks (not in the image area). Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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    March, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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