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    The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    Based on Harry Bates's short story "Farewell to the Master," this science fiction allegory attracted A-list director Robert Wise because of its anti-military stance. For the kids, however, it was all about Gort, laser beams, flying saucers, and "Klaatu barada nikto." Condition issues included slight upper border wear, three tears in the right border, one extending into Gort's legs, a minor hole in the bottom center border, and pinholes in the corners, all of which has been addressed with excellent professional restoration. Still one of the greatest science fiction films ever made, this poster would be a great cornerstone for any sci-fi collection. The colors on this poster have remained very strong and the poster now appears near mint. Rolled, Very Fine- on Paper.


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    November, 2009
    11th-14th Wednesday-Saturday
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