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    King Kong (RKO, R-1938). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    It can only be called pure magic -- special effects master Willis O'Brien and his team creating Kong, a beast that incredulously evokes both extreme terror and intense sympathy. Add the beauty of Fay Wray, the flair of Robert Armstrong, and the valor of Bruce Cabot, and you have a film of epic distinction. This legendary work has stood the test of time for more than 75 years, making its collectibles highly coveted, this lobby card from its first reissue being no exception. Kong bellows in fury over the New York skyline, as Wray dangles precariously in his grasp. In excellent condition, as touch up has been applied to the borders and restoration has corrected two small tears in the right border, one of which extends into the artwork, one tear in the left border into the background, and a small chip in the top left corner. This lot presents a unique opportunity, as the other seven cards in the set are also offered in this auction. Do not miss your chance to own all eight of these spectacular lobby cards. Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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