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    The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). Australian Daybill (13" X 30").
    Robert Wise directs this seminal science fiction masterwork, which stars Michael Rennie as Klaatu, Patricia Neal as Helen Benson, and Sam Jaffe as Professor Barnhardt. The graphics on this Australian piece are based on the original American release material and the colors and design make this one of the strongest visual posters from the film. This is an original release Australian daybill printed in Sydney by W.E. Smith and is very rare. A similar poster was reprinted in the 1960s when the film was reissued by a different printer with a different censor code. It is in excellent condition and would have graded higher if not for our strict policy regarding linen backed posters. This is a must have for all fans of this cinematic masterpiece. Very Fine+ on Linen.


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