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    The Blob (Paramount, 1958). Australian One Sheet (27" X 40"). Steve McQueen had only a few uncredited roles under his belt when he was given the opportunity to star in this science fiction thriller that combined two of the most popular themes of the 1950s; the "misunderstood teen" and the "outerspace monster." This film evokes all the memories of the camp sci-fi classics as McQueen leads a group of teenagers into battle to save their town from being devoured by a giant glob of outer space goo. Leave it to the teenagers, (not the army or scientists) to figure out how to destroy it. This was one of the better films of its type from the 1950s, which makes the posters very desirable. This Australian one sheet has light edge wear and tears, a few pinholes, and a few pinpoint stains. The poster has the same artwork as the American one sheet, but has been redone in beautiful stone litho by the Australian printing company. Very Fine/Near Mint.

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    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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