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    The Black Room (Columbia, 1935). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Boris Karloff stars in this thriller set in the 18th century, portraying twin brothers cursed by a family legend that the younger of two twins will kill the older twin. It was a "tour de force" of acting for Karloff to make both characters unique from each other, and under Roy William Neill's directing, Karloff shined. Neill would move from Columbia to Universal in the 1940s where he would create other stylish thrillers like "Frankenstein Meets the Wolfman" and a number of Sherlock Holmes adventures. This is an extremely rare title that has been sought after by horror fans for years. Other than a set of cards that turned up on Ebay last year, these cards were virtually unknown. There are three pinholes in each of the upper corners and one pinhole in each of the lower corners. Fine/Very Fine.

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    November, 2004
    18th Thursday
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