99 [Ninety-Nine] River Street

Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1953. Original pressbook for the 1953 film noir.

A former professional fighter (John Payne) is framed for the murder of his unfaithful wife (Peggie Castle) by her lover (Brad Dexter). With the help of an aspiring actress (Evelyn Keyes), he must clear his name before the killer flees the country.

11 pages, saddle stapled, 11 x 17 inches. Faint horizontal fold crease at the center of the wrapper and pages. Near Fine condition, starting (only slight) at the hinge fold. Laid in is four-page supplement on newsprint in Fine condition. A compelling and unusual film that has been rediscovered as one the late classics of the noir cycle.

Grant US. Lyons US. Silver Classic Noir. Selby Canon US.

[Book #110846]

Price: $65.00