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    The Body Snatcher (RKO, 1945). Insert (14" X 36").
    Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi join forces for the final time in this RKO horror classic, loosely based on a story by Robert Louis Stevenson. Val Lewton, producer of such cult classics as Cat People and I Walked with a Zombie, helped adapt the screenplay with Robert Wise directing. With a plot rife with dug-up corpses, human experimentation, and murder, it's easy to see why The Body Snatchers has been such an enduring hit among fans of the more macabre side of cinema. An item only sold once before by Heritage, this insert shows slight edge wear in the left and right borders, smudges in the borders and outer background, a small tear in the bottom border, and two light horizontal creases. There are several small paper lifts at the top and there is a tear in the right border that slightly extends into the image. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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    March, 2017
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