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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Allied Artists, 1956). Insert (14" X 36"). "They're here already! You're next! You're next, you're next..." In what should have been the most chilling ending to a '50s sci-fi film, Dr. Miles Bennell (Kevin McCarthy) warns audience members that the "pod people" have won, and the aliens who have taken over the bodies of everyone in Santa Mira, California are coming! Unfortunately, studio executives decided on a happy ending instead. As an allegory of the "Red Scare" or just as a scary sci-fi treat, this is one of the best movies of the '50s. This insert has a chip on the lower border, a few stains, and some tape scuffs at the folds and corners. The poster has been professionally restored and mounted on paper, giving it a very clean appearance. Fine/Very Fine on Paper.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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