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    Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (Universal, R1956). Insert (14" X 36"). The creepers are after Bud and Lou in this who's who of terrific ghouls! By the time this picture was made, the careers of Abbott and Costello, one of the greatest comedy teams to ever work in motion pictures, were beginning to slump. At the same time, the monster series at Universal was starting to slide as well. A brilliant move on the studio's part was to cast their beloved monsters with their popular comedians in this hilarious spoof! Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney, Glenn Strange, and the voice of Vincent Price were the foils for the famous duo. This poster has small amounts of paper loss on the corners and at the top and bottom borders, fold lines and a couple of small scratches. Many collectors consider the art work on reissues such as this superior to the original release graphics. This insert has been professionally restored, rendering these defects very hard to detect. Very Fine on Paper.

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