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    Creature from the Black Lagoon (Universal International, 1954). Folded, Very Fine-. Japanese B2 (20.25" X 28.75").
    Never before seen at Heritage, this original release poster from Japan possesses excellent imagery from the film with great portraits of Julia Adams, Richard Carlson, and Ben Chapman as the infamous aquatic Creature. Director Jack Arnold terrified audiences with this prehistoric being (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, the Creature was a tremendous success in its day and went on to spawn two sequels. A must-have acquisition for fans of the film, this rare B2 has slight edge and fold wear, minor fold separations, pinholes, and a few small tears. There is a bit of faint staining in the lower image, and the poster has snipe remnants at the top of the verso with some faint bleedthrough and minor surface rippling.




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