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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Allied Artists, 1956). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style B. The legendary "Spotlight Dance," as it has been called for years, has become the holy grail for many science fiction collectors. Most consider it the best image from the film and it has always been a more scarce poster to find. Don Siegel's low-budget sci-fi masterpiece was based on a story by Jack Finney and told the story of alien space spores intent upon taking control of the human race, one body at a time, by transforming into exact physical likenesses of their victims and then destroying the bodies. This elusive poster was folded originally and it had an extra fold running horizontally below the center fold. The poster also has a slight bit of paper added to the top and right border. The restoration work was done very well and the poster appears to be in great shape. Very Good+ on Paper.

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