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    Attack of the Crab Monsters (Allied Artists, 1957). Half Sheet (22" X 28"). "From the depths of the sea... a TIDAL WAVE OF TERROR!" Roger Corman's deliriously low-budget monster movie about giant crabs that eat people's brains was written by Charles B. Griffith ("Little Shoppe of Horrors") and co-stars Russell Johnson (the Professor on "Gilligan's Island"). This awe-inspiring, rolled poster has had some small amount of restoration, which includes airbrushing to the borders where there was a small amount of tape staining. Other issues include a small 2" tear on the left side and 1" tear on the right as well as a very minor piece missing in the lower border, and some general creasing, all of which have been rendered virtually unnoticeable by the restoration. There was another tape stain within the art, but that has been beautifully and professionally restored. The colors on this copy are outstanding. This is the best format poster and hard to find for this, one of the funkiest films in Corman's oeuvre. Fine+.

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    November, 2007
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