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    Forbidden Planet and Other Lot (MGM, 1956). Uncut Pressbooks (2) (Multiple Pages, 12" X 17").
    With stellar performances by Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, and Leslie Nielsen and state-of-the-art special effects, this film is one of the most beloved sci-fi classics of all time. Based loosely on the Shakespeare play The Tempest, the story, set in the early 2200s, involves the crew of a United Planets cruiser who find Dr. Morbius, his daughter Altaira, and Robby the Robot living on what they thought was a deserted planet. The very rare, uncut pressbook offered here includes two heralds, one of which advertises a coloring contest inspired by the film. Also included is a pressbook from The Invisible Boy (MGM, 1957), which was the other film to star Robby the Robot, and includes a two-color herald. Both pressbooks are in excellent condition. Very Fine+.


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