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Madame Curie motion picture trade advertisement


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Madame Curie was a 1943 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film directed by Mervyn LeRoy and starring the popular acting team of Greer Garson and Walter Pigeon as Marie and Pierre Curie. It was based upon a biography of her mother written by Eve Curie and was said to have been more historically accurate than most Hollywood products of the day.

This is an advertisement for a motion picture that appeared in a trade journal for theater owners. This is a six-page color advertisement on good paper stock extolling the film's box office potential.

Source of acquisition--Andrew Mangravite. Method of acquisition--Gift;; Date of acquisition--2008..

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