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    Frankenstein (Realart, R-1951). Insert (14" X 36").
    Undoubtedly a cut above the majority of re-release posters, this insert features marvelous monster imagery, all in a splendidly gangrene color palette. Realart acquired the reissue rights to the Universal Studios film library in 1948, and the studio insisted on creating new and exciting posters, with some surpassing the graphics found on the original campaigns. With widespread distribution and constant showings, the Realart paper for the top sci-fi/horror titles have been aggressively sought and collected for years. Even more enticing, this stunning insert is considered by many collectors to be the best style of the 1951 Realart re-release posters, with its fantastic image of a leering Boris Karloff. It looks even better after touchup to the folds, a couple of horizontal creases, and some small border chips. Though this poster was once folded, it has since been pressed flat and will be shipped as such. Folded, Very Fine-.


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