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    Forbidden Planet (Loews - MGM, 1956). Half Sheet Style A (22" X 28"). This film was MGM's first big-budget science fiction production, and featured state-of-the-art special effects, along with a strong script that was based on Shakespeare's play, "The Tempest." The huge success of the film was due mostly to its mechanized performer, Robby the Robot, who became so popular with audiences that he went on to star in two more feature films. Posters featuring robots represent the pinnacle of collecting for the 1950s sci-fi genre, and are the most desirable and sought after images in the hobby. This poster has minor bumps, wrinkles and stains to the borders, and pinholes in the corners. The colors are vibrant and bold and the poster displays very well. Very Fine.

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