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    A Fistful of Dollars (Towa, 1965). Japanese B2 (20" X 29").
    In crafting this legendary Spaghetti Western, director Sergio Leone took inspiration from Akira Kurosawa's samurai epic Yojimbo (1961), about a sly ronin who drifts into a small Japanese village infested with thugs, and begins to play the two rival gangs against each other in order to save the town. Kurosawa considered Leone's version so similar - many see it as a virtual remake - that he sued, eventually winning a substantial portion of the worldwide gross. Offered here is a gorgeous Japanese B2 for this landmark picture. Aside from a light wrinkle, it is virtually as good as new. This item is from the collection of David Frangioni, collector and author of the upcoming film poster book, from Palace Press International entitled "Clint Eastwood: ICON".
    Folded, Near Mint.


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    July, 2009
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