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1r021 ABBOTT & COSTELLO MEET CAPTAIN KIDD 1sh '53 pirates Bud & Lou w/Charles Laughton!

Date Sold 5/29/2012
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An Original Vintage Theatrical Folded One-Sheet Movie Poster (1sh; measures 27" x 41" [69 x 104 cm]) (Learn More)

Abbott and Costello Meet Captain Kidd, the 1953 Charles Lamont seafaring pirate sailing adventure screwball comedy ("Ahoy! A Howl!"; "They're Raising Cain on the Bounding Main!"; "You can have the galleons... Just give us the gals."; "Warner Bros' new super-riot in SUPERcineCOLOR"; "It's One Big Roar from Shore to Shore!"; "Salty songs! Saucy Babes! And that Spicy Songstress - introducing Fran Warren"; "Yo, ho, ho, and a barrel of fun!"; "Written by Howard Dimsdale and John Grant") starring Bud Abbott, Lou Costello (Abbott and Costello), Charles Laughton (in the title role as Captain Kidd; billed as "Co-starring the mighty 'Mutiny' man as 'Captain Kidd' - Charles Laughton"), Hillary Brooke, Bill Shirley, Leif Erickson, Fran Warren (billed as "Introducing Fran Warren"), and Harry Wilson
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Condition: good. There is some staining throughout the poster. There are scuff marks at upper left and there are some areas of tattering along the foldlines and edges that have been repaired with tape from the back.
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