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    The Thing from Another World (Fida Cinematographia, R-1961). Italian 2 - Foglio (39.5" X 55").
    Howard Hawks' early foray into the science fiction genre took advantage of the anti-communist feelings of the time to help enhance the horror elements of the story. McCarthyism and the Korean War added fuel to the notion of Americans stalked by a force which was single of mind and "devoid of morality." But in the end, it is American soldiers and scientists who triumph over the evil force - or the monster in the case of this film. Even today, this is considered one of the best of the genre, and this rare Italian reissue poster is a surprising find. Artwork by Sandro Symeoni, aka Simeoni (A Fistful of Dollars, The Blob) and excellent condition are added bonuses. Touchup has been applied to a small hole in the left border, and to chips in the left and right border and along the folds. Very Fine on Linen.


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