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    The Black Room (Columbia, 1935). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    Boris Karloff does double duty as twin brothers Anton and Gregor de Bergmann in this macabre gothic tale. In an ancient family curse, one brother is fated to die by the sword of the other brother in the Black Room. Anton takes over rule of their estate and becomes a hated and murderous despot, who falls for the fair Thea, played by the ethereal Marian Marsh. When the good Gregor returns after a long absence, the brothers' fates are sealed. This fantastic card has been professionally restored to address a small hole and tear at the top border, pinholes in the corners and two in the image, a small chip in the right edge, and scuffs in the image. A favorite title for all horror fans, lobby cards are difficult to find and this is a rare example featuring the legendary star in ghoulish pose. From the Kirk Hammett Collection. Fine.


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