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    King Kong (RKO, R-1938). Title Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    As thrilling and entertaining today as it was upon its release in Depression Era 1933, King Kong remains a landmark in horror film-making history. Torn from his jungle homeland and brought to America by showman Carl Denham (Robert Armstrong), Kong's unrequited love for the beautiful Ann Darrow (Fay Wray) would eventually prove his undoing. Paper from this legendary film is highly prized, and the incredible title card from its second release offered here is no exception. The card shows a favorite image of the raging Kong, roaring over a fleeing crowd, with Wray, Denham and Bruce Cabot looking on in horror. The card is in excellent condition, as restoration has touched up a tear in the left border, staple holes in the left and right background near the border and one in the letter 'G' in the title. This lot presents a unique opportunity, as the other seven cards in the set are also offered in this auction. Do not miss your chance to own all eight of these spectacular lobby cards. Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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