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    Forbidden Planet (MGM, 1956). Window Card (14" X 22").
    Of all the great characters of the 1950s science fiction genre, perhaps the most loved and iconic is Robby the Robot, who makes his first film appearance in this classic. The idea for the character was derived from a short story "Robbie" by Isaac Asimov written in 1940 and reprinted in the 1950 collection "I, Robot." After the huge success of this film, Robby and successive imitators appear in several more films. This wonderful and scarce window card is but a scaled down version of the famous one sheet. The card was in wonderful shape before expert cleaning. Very Fine.


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