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    The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). Belgian (14.25 X 19").
    Gort, the robot police officer of the cosmos, stuns a woman with his laser vision on this original release Belgian poster. The poster does take a few liberties with the film however, as Gort doesn't attack without being provoked first. And with the film's meaningful message (concerning man's threat to himself as well as to all life in the universe) it quickly became a landmark film in the science fiction genre. The posters for this title utilize one of the most collectible motifs -- that of a woman being kidnapped by a robot. There has been color touchup to all four corners. There was a tear in the upper right corner that extended into the planet. There were minor tears in the edges and the poster has had slight color touchup to the fold lines. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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