Detective Story Movie Poster

Detective Story Movie Poster

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Description (Brief)
Poster for the 1951 film Detective Story starring Kirk Douglas, Eleanor Parker, William Bendix, and Cathy O’Donnell. The image on the poster features two men in a fight with a larger fight scene sketched behind them. The film was nominated for four Academy Awards and tells the story of a day in the lives of the people working in a police detective squad.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
poster
date made
1951
referenced
Douglas, Kirk
maker
Paramount Pictures Corporation
place made
United States
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 41 1/8 in x 27 1/8 in; 104.4575 cm x 68.8975 cm
ID Number
2017.0059.02
accession number
2017.0059
catalog number
2017.0059.02
subject
Motion Pictures
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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