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    King Kong (RKO, R-1946). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, and Bruce Cabot starred in this classic, but the headliner was easily Kong himself. This fantastic lobby spotlights our furry friend battling a dinosaur in the jungle, all while Wray looks on from a tree top. This was a reteaming of Fay Wray and Robert Armstrong, who shot jungle scenes together in the exact same location used for King Kong just one year earlier in The Most Dangerous Game. Producer David O. Selznick left RKO Pictures halfway through the production of this film, but not before changing the name of the film from Kong to King Kong - this would be his last act of business for the studio. There are pinholes in the borders, edge wear in the bottom border, a top right corner bend, light creasing in the top border, paper tape on the reverse, and a small tear on the bottom border. These defects do not detract from the overall appearance of this superb card, which to this day is rather impressive. Fine/Very Fine.


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