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    Reform School Girl (American International, 1957). Insert (14" X 36"). Give partial credit to American International Pictures for the sci-fi spectacles, the cheap frightfests, the gross-out comedies and the other juvenalia that line the multiplex's marquee today. In the 1950s, the studio tapped into the market that the big studios weren't serving with "The Ten Commandments." The disenchanted youth would rather see Gloria Castillo part a sea of girls with a sharp object than Moses perform any animated miracle. This demographic wanted visceral shocks -- the sex and violence kind currently on display at a theater near you that are aimed at, yes, today's disenchanted youths. This insert promises a "shocking true story of delinquent girls," and the two girls wrestling for a pair of scissors promise everything that a teenage male, in any decade, could want. The top fold line has chipped a bit, a pinhole appears at the top, the bottom has tanned slightly, and the lower-right corner has crease marks. Very Fine+.

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    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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