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    Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (Universal International, 1948). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style B.
    In 1948, two of Universal's big breadwinners -- the monster series and comedy duo Bud Abbott and Lou Costello -- could not halt a box-office and critical slump. But Universal decided to combine these disparate parts, and the "Abbott and Costello Meet the Monsters" franchise was born. Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney, Jr. and Glenn Strange all signed on to reprise their famous horror roles, and even Boris Karloff did publicity for the film. The film became the studio's second-highest grosser of the year and endures as a beloved fan favorite. This wonderful half sheet had a scratch in the top right corner and wrinkling and creasing in the image. While the poster has undergone restoration, there is still minor staining in the borders as well as tiny corner bumps. Fine/Very Fine on Paper.


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