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    The Thing from Another World (RKO, 1951). Folded, Fine. Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A.
    Post-war America was given spotty information about what "space exploration" truly meant. In 1951 our ideas and images were formed by the new medium of television and the weekly showing of Space Patrol right in our home. Howard Hawks' early contribution to the science fiction genre became one of the 1950s most suspenseful films. To this day, this is considered one of the greatest of the genre ever made and this half sheet is considered to be one of the two best posters created for this classic. There has been professional touchup to pinholes, fold wear, tears, and small chips, as well as a reattached chip in the top left corner. The poster also displays some unaddressed color fading. The borders and most of the white background have been airbrushed. Although once folded, this poster will be shipped flat.


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    March, 2021
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
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