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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Allied Artists, 1956). Six Sheet (81" X 81"). In a day when people were seeing Communists under every bed and enemy agents around every corner, it's no surprise that the film industry would respond with paranoia pictures such as this one. One of the best of that frightening genre, this was a story about alien pods who came to Earth to create soulless duplicates of people worldwide. The resulting hysteria made for a gripping film. Paper from this popular title has always been avidly sought by collectors, and this classic image, variations of which were used on other posters for this release, is widely considered one of the best designed of the era. The six sheet offered here shows light edge wear, some staining in the borders, and fold wear with separation and paper loss, all of which have been corrected with professional restoration. Additionally, there is some wrinkling in the borders from shipping. Nevertheless, this is a classic poster from a great movie with a high degree of eye appeal that presents very nicely. Very Fine- on Linen.

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    November, 2007
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