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    Creature from the Black Lagoon (Universal International, 1954). Insert (14" X 36").
    Based on seventeenth-century drawings of the sea monk and the sea bishop, as well as the Academy's Oscar statuette, the Creature from the Black Lagoon soon joined the ranks of Dracula and Frankenstein as an audience favorite, spawning two sequels and solidifying its fame in horror film history. An expedition to the Amazon River goes very wrong after the capture of a dangerous prehistoric humanoid- fish creature. Lauded poster artist Reynold Brown fills this sensational insert with a raging Gill-Man, striking out for the the lovely Julia Adams, and some intense underwater battle scenes. For collectors of the the sci-fi genre, this is an excellent find, as it only has pinholes in the corners and center of the top and bottom border, and light fold wear. Folded, Very Fine-.




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    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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