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Auction History Result

8j716 NUN'S STORY candid 6x8.25 news photo '59 Audrey Hepburn in nun's habit with monkey in lap!

Date Sold 2/21/2012
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An Original Vintage 6" x 8 1/4" [15 x 21 cm] News Photo (Learn More)

The Nun's Story, the 1959 Fred Zinnemann (nominated for the Best Director Academy Award for this film) religious Catholic church missionary melodrama ("The most gripping and dramatic personal story of this decade is on the screen!"; "All the human depth and electrifying drama of the tremendous best-seller!"; "On this fateful autumn day, the nun called Sister Luke under special and extraordinary circumstances was forever released from all her vows. She left her convent because in her own words she was no longer a true nun. And her story swiftly became the most gripping and dramatic personal story of this decade."; "From the very beginning, she was not like the others... From the very beginning, this is not like the other motion pictures..."; "From the most gripping and dramatic best-seller of this decade! The story of the girl who left her convent..."; "Filmed in Belgium, Italy, Africa and mostly in the conscience of a young and beautiful girl."; "From the book by Kathryn C. Hulme"; nominated for the Best Picture Academy Award) starring Audrey Hepburn (nominated for the Best Actress Academy Award for this film; "as Sister Luke, who was not like the others"), Peter Finch ("as the cynical Congo Surgeon Dr. Fortunati"), Edith Evans (billed as "Dame Edith Evans"), Peggy Ashcroft (billed as "Dame Peggy Ashcroft"), Dean Jagger, Mildred Dunnock, Lionel Jeffries, and Beatrice Straight
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Important Added Info: Note that this news photo measures 6" x 8 1/4" [15 x 21 cm].

Condition: good.
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