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    Creature from the Black Lagoon (Universal International, 1954). Title Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    While Frankenstein, Dracula, and the Wolf Man were based on literature or legend, Universal's Creature from the Black Lagoon was a wholly original creation, and the last "classic" monster to be considered part of the pantheon. The monster suit was certainly one of the best ever created for film and though largely attrributed to makeup artist Bud Westmore, much of the work was done by Universal staffer Millicent Patrick, and still holds up over fifty years after its original release. Offered here is the scarce title lobby card with a fantastic montage of imagery from this creature classic. In highly presentable condition, the title card only shows pinholes in the corners, two small tears in the right bottom border with paper tape on the verso, a small tear in the bottom border with tape stains on the verso, and a bottom left corner bend. Fine/Very Fine.


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