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    The Blob (Paramount, 1958). Italian 4 - Folio (55" X 78").
    Steve McQueen (credited here as Steven, the last time that would occur) starred in this sci-fi/horror film from 1958, in which a strange gelatinous lifeform from another planet lands in a small town, and proceeds to wreak havoc while continuously growing. At the time McQueen was offered either $2500 or 10% of the profit, and opted for the $2500 thinking the film wasn't going to be successful - end result, the movie grossed over $4 million. This Italian poster contains breathtaking art by Sandro Simeoni, far more colorful and striking than the other versions out there, and is quite a sight to behold. Prior to the excellent restoration, there were pinholes in the corners and bottom, a chip on the left border, and ink date stamps in the upper right. Very Fine- on Linen.


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