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    Son of Dracula (Universal, 1943). Half Sheet (22" X 28"). Of all the actors who worked on the Universal monster pictures during the 1930s and 1940s, only one played virtually all the studio's most popular monsters. Lon Chaney Jr. is best known for his portrayal of Larry Talbot, the Wolf Man, but he also played Kharis the Mummy in both The Mummy's Ghost (1944) and The Mummy's Curse (1944), Frankenstein's Monster in The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942), and in this unforgettable film, he dons the black cape of Count Dracula, the first actor to do so since Bela Lugosi made the character immortal in the eponymously titled 1931 film. This incredibly desirable half sheet, a must for any Universal horror devotee, has pinholes in the corners, borders, and image area, small tears in the borders, tears in the top and left border that have been repaired with tape on the reverse, and a chip in the bottom left corner. It displays very nicely, however, and will look great on the wall of your crypt or mausoleum. Folded, Fine.

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