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    King Kong (RKO, R-1956). Poster (40" X 60").
    Kong! The Eighth Wonder of the World stands atop the Empire State Building, protecting his lady love (Fay Wray) from the attack of Army Air Corp biplanes! This is one of the most important scenes in the history of the cinema. (By the way, the pilots received ten dollars apiece, but it was producers Merian C. Cooper and Ernest Schoedsack in the plane that fires the fatal shots.) The poster shows edge wear with small tears, creasing, some staining in the borders, a tear from the lower border into the background, and paper tape on the verso. This is the first time Heritage has offered this impressive re-release poster. Rolled, Fine+.


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