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    An American Werewolf in London (Universal, 1981). International One Sheet (25" X 40").
    1981 was the year of the werewolf, with Joe Dante's quirky, low-budget The Howling hitting theaters four months before John Landis' satirical classic An American Werewolf in London. Both featured innovative transformation effects pioneered by Rick Baker, but The Howling, utilizing Baker protege Rob Bottin on his first solo job, was rushed into theaters first, stealing a bit of Baker's thunder. Many cite AWIL as the better film, and it still remains a favorite in the werewolf genre. Landis and Baker would collaborate two years later on the most influential pop music video of all time, Michael Jackson's Thriller. Offered here is the extremely rare International version featuring minimal, distinctive artwork seen on no other paper for this title. In superb condition, with no major flaws of note. Very Fine.


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