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    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, 1953). Fine+ on Paper. Insert (14" X 36").
    Sci-fi collectors will love this insert with its hair-raising image of an enormous Martian claw reaching down from the sky to probe our planet's surface, ready to pluck a few ill-fated humans from their earthly existence. H.G. Wells' spellbinding 1898 novel is the basis for this enthralling film directed by Byron Haskin and featuring the masterful, Academy Award winning special effects of George Pal. Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, and Les Tremayne co-star, with Cedric Hardwicke providing the voice over commentary. Prior to professional restoration, this insert showed some fold and surface wear, pinholes, horizontal creases, misfolds, and small tears. The poster had chips in three corners and the borders have been mostly airbrushed.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2021
    24th-25th Saturday-Sunday
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