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DescriptionThe Astounding She Monster (American International, 1958). One Sheet (27" X 41").
Delightfully 1950s kitsch with its bombshell-meets-monster motif, the posters for this campy sci-fi flick are arguably more engaging than the film itself. Shirley Kilpatrick stars as the mute, yet fierce, blonde alien with a deathly, radium-laced touch. She traps wise-cracking kidnappers Kenne Duncan, Ewing Miles Brown, and Jeanne Tatum in a secluded cabin in the woods, along with their victims Marilyn Harvey and Robert Clarke. A staple in any science fiction collection, this stunning piece has touchup applied to the folds with no other signs of wear. The linen has been trimmed up to the border, but not into the poster itself. Very Fine+ on Linen.
Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000.
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