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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Allied Artists, 1956). Poster (40" X 60").
    Whether you enjoy this picture as a highly-charged political metaphor - various critics have read the movie as a thinly disguised allegory for either the dangers of blacklisting during the McCarthy era, or a cautionary tale about the imminent danger of Communist invasion and infiltration - or an extremely suspenseful sci-fi classic, there's no doubt that this is one of the best genre movies of the 1950s. Doctor Miles Bennel (Kevin McCarthy) notices that his friends are behaving strangely, and soon discovers that people are being killed and replaced by alien seed pods. This poster has pinholes in the center background, tears on the top and bottom borders, and a chip on the top right edge. There is rippling and creasing on the left and right borders. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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