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    Tarantula (Universal International, 1955). One Sheet (27" X 41"). In the 1950s, nobody did science fiction cinema better than the great Jack Arnold, whose impressive resume boasts such titles as The Creature from the Black Lagoon, It Came from Outer Space, and the giant-bug favorite Tarantula. Nuclear energy was causing all kinds of havoc back then, and mutating a simple spider into a countryside-crawling creature was just one of them. This spectacular one sheet shows the leggy menace bearing down on romantic leads John Agar and Mara Corday. The poster had fold wear and crossfold separations, small holes in the corners and top center, a tear below the center horizontal hold, and a tear in the body of the woman in the spider's mouth, all of which has been addressed with fine professional restoration. The poster boasts vivid colors, and a sharp overall appearance. Fine+ on Linen.

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