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    Night of the Living Dead (Monarch Films, 1969). British Quad (30" X 40").
    This is the first time we've offered the original British Quad for the first release in the U.K. in 1969. One of the best zombie films ever made, that immortalized the phrase "...they're coming to get you, Barbra..." This eerie down-home low budget classic had a true rarity for the racially divided 1960s that saw Martin Luther King assassinated in April of 1968. This horrific film, released just six months later, on the heels of many nation wide race riots, actually had a heroic, Black protagonist. The poster is also quite interesting, because instead of depicting zombies from the film, the British distributor uses an old school spooky skull head with wispy hair remnants. This may be a result of the British Board of Film Certification demanding the film be "cut" before its U.K. showings. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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