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    King Kong (RKO, 1933). Australian Herald (7.25" X 8.5" Unfolded).
    Willis O'Brien's stop-motion effects animation was legendary in its time, and it retains its magic today. While technology has progressed considerably since King Kong was first released, O'Brien was able to give his great ape a personality, and Kong's moments of fear, curiosity, pain, and occasional goofiness gave him a sympathetic, ultimately tragic dimension that adds immeasurably to this classic film's effectiveness. With colors just as bright as the day it was printed, this Heritage first has handling wear, fold wear with a tear at the bottom of the vertical fold, a vertical misfold, and has been folded horizontally. There is edge wear on the back cover with nicks and a rounded top corner. The interior back page has bleedthrough from an ink stamp on the back cover and there is light foxing throughout the herald. Folded, Fine+.


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