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    Dracula (Universal, R-1947). Half Sheet (21.75" X 28").
    With the incredible success of both The Hunchback of Notre Dame and The Phantom of the Opera, Universal magnate Carl Laemmle Jr. set his studio on the course that would make his father's company famous: that of producing the most important and significant horror films in the history of cinema. After auditioning several actors, the studio settled on the Hungarian heart-throb who made the role famous on the stage, Bela Lugosi. There were minor edge tears, touchup at the folds with colored pencil, a crease in the upper right, and pencil erasures on the bottom border. There are dust shadows and slight trimming on the top and bottom borders. This is a Heritage first time offer and a very rare piece from an early reissue of the classic film. We've never seen another copy. Fine+ on Masa Paper.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2017
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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