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    The Man from Planet X (United Artists, 1951). Poster (30" X 40").
    This British science fiction picture has become a cult favorite, thanks to the masterful direction of Edgar G. Ulmer, of Black Cat fame. Low-budget, yet thrilling, this is a tale about an alien spaceship crash-landing on the Scotland moors. The extra-terrestrial passengers then use mind-control on the locals while trying to make repairs. It stars Robert Clarke, Margaret Field, and William Schallert. The poster has been lightly reinforced with masa paper on the verso, and minimal restoration has addressed pinholes in the corners, tears in the top and bottom border, edge wear with small tears, a chip in the right border, and creasing. A small surface scratch is still visible in the credits, but overall, this rarely offered 30" X 40" poster shows very nicely. From the Wade Williams Collection. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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