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    Black Sabbath (American International, 1964). Half Sheet (22" X 28"). Horror maestro Mario Bava crafts a trilogy of terror tales, one of which, "The Wurdalak," cast Boris Karloff as a creepy vampire. The stories were re-arranged from the original Italian edition of the film, and some of the sexual overtones were cut out altogether, but it remains one of Bava's most powerful films. Celebrate that fact with this stunning half sheet, rolled and unrestored, and featuring outstanding Reynold Brown art. The poster is in simply spectacular condition, with some dust shadowing and minor edge wear along the top border being the only problems. You can't go wrong with Karloff, and this is one of his best. A copy of producer Samuel Z. Arkoff's autobiography Flying Through Hollywood by the Seat of My Pants as well as a COA from Lou Arkoff will be included with this auction lot. From the personal collection of Samuel Z. Arkoff. Rolled, Very Fine+.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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