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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Allied Artists, 1956). Three Sheet (41" X 81").
    In a day when people were seeing Communists under every bed and enemy agents around every corner, it's no surprise that the film industry would respond with paranoia pictures such as this one. One of the best of that frightening genre, this was a story about alien pods who came to Earth to create soulless duplicates of people worldwide. The resulting hysteria made for a gripping film. Paper from this popular title has always been avidly sought by collectors, and this classic image, variations of which were used on other posters for this release, is widely considered one of the best designed of the era. This poster had some foldwear and paper chipping in the yellow field at the junction of the two panels below the hand print. There was some paper loss within the hand and upper fingers as well as in Wynter's face, shoulder and legs. The poster has had some slight sun fading. The poster will display nicely and is an outstanding design. Very Good- on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    20th-22nd Friday-Sunday
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