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    This Island Earth (Universal International, 1955). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A.
    After an interplanetary war threatens to destroy an entire civilization, the aliens of that world come to Earth with the intentions of garnering our help in their cause. After our scientists agree to assist them they soon discover the real mission; that the aliens plan on taking over our world. This was Universal Pictures big-budget entry into science fiction. After their hits with Creature From the Black Lagoon and It Came From Outer Space, they knew they had a new genre to explore. Aided by the incredible graphics of Reynold Brown, this poster exploits all of the excitement the film had to offer, including spaceships, interplanetary travel and the Metaluna Mutants! The poster was folded at one time and there is minor wear to the folds. There were pinholes in the borders, two small tears in the edges and a tiny chip off of the lower right corner. Very Fine- on Linen.


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