Phenix City Story, The (1955)
14" x 36" (35.5 x 91.5cm)
POSTER CONDITION & GRADING
Good to Very Good. A few pieces of white conservation grade tape on reverse. Original folds but poster has been carefully stored flat.
POSTER TAGLINE & DESCRIPTION
Classic 1955 Phil Karlson Alabama newspaper journalism reporter crime film noir melodrama ("Shocking Expose of U.S.A.'s Wickedest City!"; "It shocked the Nation in LIFE, LOOK, and the Saturday Evening Post!"; "Welcome to Phenix City Alabama"; "It's blistering expose won the Pulitzer Prize for the Columbus Ledger!"; "Filmed on the spot in the sin town it took the military to subdue!"; "It took the MILITARY to subdue its rampant corruption and violence!"; "Filmed WHERE IT HAPPENED in the Alabama Sin Town LIFE and LOOK called 'AMERICA'S WICKEDEST CITY'!"; "Exposed in LIFE, LOOK, SAT. EVE. POST, TIME and NEWSWEEK"; "Its flaming expose won the Pulitzer Prize"; "SHOCKING? Yes... But it had to be made! SENSATIONAL? Yes... But true! VIOLENT? Yes... But a warning to all of us!"