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    King Kong (RKO, R-1956). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    King Kong is widely regarded as one of the most spectacular movies ever created and the posters for this title are amongst the most collectible in the world. In 2007 the American Film Institute ranked Kong #41 on their list of the 100 Greatest American movies ever made and the tributes lauded upon the film are justified. It was a tour de force of stop-motion animation under the direction of Willis O'Brien that convinced audiences around the world that King Kong actually kidnapped Fay Wray, fought dinosaurs to the death, rampaged through the streets of New York City and climbed the Empire State Building. That final scene with Kong atop the skyscraper, swatting at the attacking bi-planes, has been imbedded in audience's minds and remains one of the most iconic moments of the screen. Minor touchup has been applied to the folds, a small hole in the upper left background, and very minor nicks in the upper left and lower right corners. There is some very faint tape stain bleedthrough in the borders and mild edge wear in the lower and left borders that is still visible. Very Fine- on Linen.


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