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    2001: A Space Odyssey (MGM, 1968). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style A "Cinerama".
    This Stanley Kubrick science fiction classic which is based on a story by Arthur C. Clarke, is an examination of human's evolution from prehistoric cave dwellers to space explorers and beyond. The ambitious film took the genre of science fiction to a whole new dimension and opened a provocative window into the future of space travel and artificial intelligence. Kubrick won the Academy Award for special effects for this visual masterpiece. This is a lovely copy of the scarce "Cinerama" style poster. It had minor edge wear and some slight wrinkling within the image; this was a rolled copy and therefore prone to that type of wear. There is some slight touch-up within the black credit box in the lower right. After linen backing, the poster now appears near mint. This early clay-coated, semi-gloss stock is a very fragile material; trying to find an unfolded copy, without the usual fold chipping common on these posters, is incredibly difficult and this is it! Very Fine- on Linen.


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