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    Hitch-Hiker, The (RKO, 1953). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). Ida Lupino was a star in Hollywood from the late thirties through the forties with such hits as "High Sierra" and "They Drive by Night." She left the studio system in the late forties to begin her own production company called The Filmmakers, in which she directed small independent films. The Hitch-Hiker, arguable Lupino's best film and the only true noir directed by a woman, was about two utterly average middle-class American men who are held at gunpoint and slowly, psychologically broken by a serial killer. This rare three sheet pictures the killer, William Talman, who later became the opposing attorney on "Perry Mason." Very Fine on Linen.

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    March, 2003
    6th-10th Thursday-Monday
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