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    Glen or Glenda (Screen Classics Inc., 1953). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Ahead of its time, this tolerance promoting film was inspired by the true events in the life of Christine Jorgensen, who underwent the first highly-publicized sex-change operation in 1952. The film struck a deep personal chord with director and star Edward D. Wood Jr., himself a notorious transvestite. Wood is a young man named Glen who engages in cross dressing, and Bela Lugosi co-stars as the bizarre Scientist. Although Wood is notorious for his lackluster filmmaking skills, this movie is entertaining, with flashbacks-within-flashbacks and a strange dream sequence. Light restoration has addressed pinholes in the borders, fold wear and cross fold separation, making this an excellent find for connoisseurs of cult classics. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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