CAINMILDRED PIERCE PICTURE “EXCELLENT”1945. Typed Letter Signed (“Jim”) boldly penned in black fountain pen ink on his engraved James M. Cain, 722 Adelaide Place, Santa Monica, California letterhead, June 15, 1945. 8 1/2″ x 11″. 1 page (recto only). Swanson (Swanie) 8523 Sunset Boulevard Los Angeles 46, California. A good letter wherein Cain comments on the film “Mildred Pierce” with expectations that it’s success will create a higher demand for this other works. With the Pierce picture excellent, from all accounts… I think the demand for my books might become brisk… “Mildred Pierce” was released in 1945, directed by Michael Curtiz, based on a screenplay by Ranald MacDougall, William Faulkner and Catherine Turney. Starring: Joan Crawford (winner Academy Award Best Actress in a Leading Role), Jack Carson, Zachary Scott, Eve Arden, Ann Blyth, Bruce Bennett. “The Postman Always Rings Twice” was released in 1946, directed by Tay Garnett, from a screenplay by Harry Ruskin, Niven Busch. Starring: Lana Turner, John Garfield, Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn and Leon Ames. George Houle PALM SPRINGS, California 92263. PAYMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED WITHIN 5 DAYS. Please note we DO NOT ACCEPT PAY PAL. We Guarantee Authenticity Of All Signed Items! We Are Members of ABAA and PADA. The free listing tool. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “george-houle-books-autographs” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.