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Auction History Result

2j850 TALE OF TWO CITIES English 1sh '58 great artwork of Dirk Bogarde on his way to execution!

Date Sold 7/10/2012
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An Original Vintage Theatrical Folded English One-Sheet Movie Poster (1sh; measures 27 1/4" x 40 1/4" [69 x 102 cm]) (Learn More)

Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities, the 1958 Ralph Thomas English French Revolution military war romantic melodrama ("An immortal story... A brilliant cast... An unforgettable film of the French Revolution"; "An entirely new motion picture of Charles Dickens' immortal masterpiece"; based on the novel by Charles Dickens) starring Dirk Bogarde (as Sydney Carton), Dorothy Tutin (as Lucie Manette), Cecil Parker (as Jarvis Lorry), Stephen Murray (as Dr. Manette), Paul Guers (as Charles Darnay), Rosalie Crutchley (as Madame Defarge), and Christopher Lee (as Marquis St. Evremonde). Note that there was an earlier version of this movie produced by MGM in 1935 starring Ronald Colman
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Important Added Info: Note that this is a "country of origin" poster for this English movie! Also note that this poster measures 27 1/4" x 40 1/4" [69 x 102 cm].

Condition: good to very good. There is a Canadian censor stamp at lower left in Bogarde's chest. There is a piece of brown paper tape on the back of the poster at upper left but it does not appear to have any effect on the front. The poster is otherwise in pretty nice condition.
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