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    Black Friday (Universal, 1940). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Boris Karloff stars as the slightly deranged Dr. Ernest Sovac, who transplants the brain of a gangster into his dying friend, Professor Kingsley (Stanley Ridges) in order to save his life. The criminal brain slowly takes over the innocent Kingsley and he commits several murders, encouraged by Sovac. Bela Lugosi also stars as a rival gangster, Eric Mornay, in this dark thriller. This delightfully ominous poster has slight crossfold separations, pinholes in the borders, minor edge wear, corner creases, small stains in the borders, and a scratch in the "C" of the title. It has been mounted on linen, but no other restoration work has been done to the poster. A rarely seen sheet, this unique poster features both horror legends in ghoulish color. Fine+ on Linen.


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