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DescriptionCreature from the Black Lagoon (Universal International, 1954). Title Lobby Card (11" X 14") Reynold Brown Artwork.
Director Jack Arnold terrified audiences with this prehistoric creature (an amphibious gill-man equipped with pulsating gills and fearsome webbed talons), who lived in a murky uncharted tributary of the Amazon. The last of the great Universal Monsters and perhaps the best, the Creature was a tremendous success in its day and went on to spawn two sequels. A highly desirable item among sci-fi fans, this title card shows slight edge war, mild creases, corner bumps, and pinholes in the borders. There are two tears in the top border with cellophane tape on the verso, one of which extends slightly into the image area. Fine/Very Fine.
Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000.
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