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    Thunderball (United Artists, 1965). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    This was the most profitable of all the Sean Connery - James Bond movies and it had one of the most complex filming schedules, using at one point four filming teams, with a quarter of the film shot underwater, culminating in an Oscar for special effects. This colorful half sheet sports artwork by not one, but two poster artist greats, Robert McGinnis and Frank McCarthy. No one looked cooler than Bond, resplendent in impeccable evening attire, nonchalantly strapping on his Bell Rocket Belt and jettisoning away from the bad guys. The "belt" wasn't a prop, it was real, and was used at Super Bowl I. This is an uncommon rolled poster, with only corner pinholes, faint dust shadow in the bottom border, small tears in the right border, and light smudges in the credits area. There is some light surface wear. Rolled, Fine+.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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