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    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, R-1960s). Italian 4 - Fogli (54" X 77").
    Both Cecil B. DeMille and Alfred Hitchcock had some interest in directing a version of H.G. Wells' famous story. Finally, producer George Pal, using the most cutting-edge technology of the day, was able to bring the story to the screen. With a budget of two million dollars, Pal used 70% of that on special effects. The Wells estate was so happy with the finished product, they offered Pal his choice of other stories. He picked The Time Machine. This reissue Italian 4-fogli has some tears and crossfold separations. There are tears with pieces missing on the top corners and center. These issues have been resolved with professional restoration. Fiorenzi artwork. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2016
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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