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    Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (Universal International, 1948). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A.
    Universal's first entry into its innovative comedy/horror genre smashed together not only the talents of their reigning funnymen, but also some of their most popular monsters and horror actors to ever hit the screen. Splicing together the terrifying trio of Glenn Strange's role of Frankenstein's Monster, Lon Chaney Jr. as the Wolf Man, and Bela Lugosi's reprisal as the dreaded Count Dracula, this film managed to give audiences some good shivers up their spines in between Abbott and Costello's guffaw-inducing gags. This half sheet looks remarkable after touchup to the folds, a vertical crease to the left, and a small hole in the top left background. The borders and some of the white background have been airbrushed. There is a bit of post-restoration wear at the edges. Very Fine on Paper.


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