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    I Walked with a Zombie (RKO, 1943). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Unsettling hues and hints of some of the film's chilling moments fill this original RKO poster for the Val Lewton produced horror classic, starring James Ellison, Frances Dee, and Tom Conway. Jacques Tourneur directs, as he did with several other of Lewton's imaginative features for RKO Studios. The atmospheric tale, set in the West Indies, is about a nurse (Dee) who attempts to revive her dead patient (Christine Gordon) with the use of voodoo magic. RKO/Lewton posters are some of the more highly prized posters in the hobby. Professional restoration has addressed pinholes in the background, slight chipping in the borders and vertical fold, and tears from the borders into the image area. One of these tears extends from the upper border to the upper horizontal fold, there is a chip in Christine Gordon's hair, and touchup has been applied to the folds. Fine+ on Linen.


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    November, 2017
    18th-19th Saturday-Sunday
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