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    Cat People (RKO, 1942). Insert (14" X 36").
    It was the beginning of an era for RKO Studios as they ventured into the genre dominated for so many years by Universal: the horror film. Producer Val Lewton was assigned the task of making these films, and he brought the master of suspense, Jacques Tourneur, to direct his projects. Their first effort, Cat People, was a huge success and defined the style copied in many of RKO's subsequent horrors. Simone Simon exuded allure and mystery. This very rare insert was backed to support and diminish the fold lines, and the borders were airbrushed to give the edges a cleaner appearance. Very Fine- on Paper.


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    July, 2011
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