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    I Walked with a Zombie (RKO, 1943). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Val Lewton produced this atmospheric tale, set in the West Indies, about a nurse (Frances Dee) who attempts to revive her dead patient (Christine Gordon) with the use of voodoo magic, with predictable results. Jacques Tourneur directed this horror film, as he did several other of Lewton's imaginative features for RKO Studios. This chilling one sheet had fold wear with crossfold separation, small holes in the center of the image, and chipping in the borders, but these slight flaws have been rendered virtually invisible with the application of professional restoration, making this poster look as good as new. These Val Lewton posters have become exceedingly scarce in this day and rarely turn up on the market. We have only offered one other copy of this scarce and desirable sheet in our poster auctioning history! Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2009
    23rd-25th Thursday-Saturday
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