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    The Ape (Monogram, 1940). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Kindly Dr. Adrian (Boris Karloff) won't let a little thing like a lack of human spinal fluid stop his research into finding a cure for polio. So he does what any self-respecting mad scientist would do... he dons an ape skin and proceeds to recruit spinal fluid "donors" by force. As Karloff's contract with Monogram was up after this picture, the studio made the followup, The Ape Man, with Bela Lugosi in 1943. This exquisite poster shows foxing in the top left, light edge wear, creasing in the top border, and pinholes in the corners, but is still extremely attractive and desirable. Fine/Very Fine.


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