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    Tarantula (Universal International, 1955). Six Sheet (81" X 81"). Whether or not you've ever seen this classic 1950s horror film, this poster is enough to give you nightmares all by itself, with its extra-creepy image of a giant tarantula on a rampage! The spider, of course, is the result of an experiment with radiation gone awry, an experiment conducted by deranged Professor Deemer (Leo G. Carroll). Eventually the air force, led by a young Clint Eastwood in an uncredited role, takes care of the creature by the judicious use of napalm. This glorious six sheet is virtually unblemished, with very small pinholes in the border being the only flaw keeping it from an even higher grade. For any arachno-fan, this is the "holy grail!" Very Fine/Near Mint on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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