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16208. (print advertisement) The Lightship c.1985

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16208. (print advertisement) The Lightship c.1985

16208. (print advertisement) The Lightship c.1985 with actors: Tom Bower, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Robert Costanzo, Badja Djola, Robert Duvall. Variety [newspaper] May 1, 1985. 11″ x 15½”. Original large 1985 b/w print advertisement carefully removed from an entertainment industry trade magazine announcing screenings of the film The Lightship at Cannes Film Festival. Film was based upon the novel by Siegfried Lenz, which relates a tale of the crew of an aging lightship and its captain who are about to be withdrawn from service in the Baltic Sea . While on their last watch, the crew spots a foundering boat whose crew they rescue, leading to a tense drama that takes place as the true mission of rescued sailors is revealed. A suspenseful story of the sea. Original on newsprint is in as new condition, clean, crisp, bright. Lovely for framing. (F-). $34.