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    The Thing from Another World (RKO, 1951). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    James Arness plays the title role in this classic science fiction thriller, based on the novella Who Goes There by John W. Campbell Jr. In a remote arctic outpost, a team of American scientists and military discover a crashed spaceship under the ice, and eventually face off against its only survivor: a blood-sucking plant creature from outer space. Offered here is the film's iconic one sheet. One of the more distinctive science fiction posters ever, this eschews the more traditional artwork in favor of a bold alien-esque logo, with stark contrast between the red letters and the green background. Condition issues included fold wear with crossfold separations, a tear at the bottom left corner, border chips, and edge wear, all of which was addressed with professional restoration. Fine- on Linen.


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    November, 2009
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