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3p020 BEAT GENERATION linen 1sh '59 full-length artwork of sexy Mamie Van Doren & beatnik!

Date Sold 12/7/2014
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An Original Vintage Theatrical Linenbacked One-Sheet Movie Poster (1sh; measures 27" x 41" [69 x 104 cm]) (Learn More)

The Beat Generation, the 1959 Charles Haas counter-culture beatnik rape thriller ("Behind the weird 'way-out' world of the Beatniks!"; "The pads... The hideouts... The jazz... The kicks!"; "All of it - for the first time on the screen - the thrill-packed story of sullen rebels in a defiant cult of their own!"; "The wild, weird world of the Beatniks!"; "Deadly showdown!"; "Underwater battle ends on the beach as the criminal 'Beatnik' is hauled from the surf."; "Singing and playing his trumpet, Louis 'Satchmo' Armstrong and his All-Stars are favorite of the 'Beatniks,'"; "Trapped by the 'Beatnik'!"; "Ringleader of the 'Beatniks', Ray Danton tricks his way into the apartment of Mamie Van Doren"; "Written by Richard Matheson and Lewis Meltzer"; produced by Albert Zugsmith; With a script by Richard Matheson) starring Steve Cochran, Mamie Van Doren, Ray Danton, Fay Spain, Maggie Hayes, Jackie Coogan, Louis Armstrong and His All-Stars, and "Guest Stars" Cathy Crosby, Ray Anthony, Dick Contino, and James Mitchum (billed as "Jim Mitchum")
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Overall Condition and Pre-Restoration Defects with Quality of Restoration: very good to fine. The poster had minor fold and border wear. Overall, the poster was in very good to fine condition prior to linenbacking. The poster was nicely backed, and displays well.
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