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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Allied Artists, 1956). Insert (14" X 36").
    Whether you enjoy this picture as a political metaphor - various critics have read the movie as a thinly disguised allegory for either the dangers of blacklisting during the McCarthy era, or a cautionary tale about the imminent danger of Communist invasion and infiltration - or an extremely suspenseful sci-fi classic, there's no doubt that this is one of the best genre movies of the 1950s. Kevin McCarthy notices that his friends are behaving strangely, and soon discovers that people are being killed and replaced by alien seed pods. This gorgeous, rolled copy of the insert had a missing top right corner which just extended into the red background. There were small edge tears. Professional restoration and bright colors make this poster a great one to have from this science fiction classic. Fine on Linen.


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