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    The Body Snatcher (RKO, 1945). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi join forces once again for this RKO horror classic, loosely based on a story by Robert Louis Stevenson. Val Lewton, producer of such cult classics as Cat People and I Walked with a Zombie, helped adapt the screenplay with Robert Wise directing. Dr. Wolfe MacFarlane (Henry Daniell) is a surgeon experimenting on corpses, dug up by his henchman John Gray (Karloff). With its ghoulish artwork of Karloff, this terrific one sheet will make a prized possession for any horror buff. Touchup was applied to pinholes in the corners, a small chip in the top border, fold wear, and small bits of paper loss in the image area. There was a minor nick in the upper left corner and a small horizontal tear over the "T" in"Robert." Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    March, 2017
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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