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    The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). Insert (14" X 36"). In a dramatic departure from convention, Earth's first contact with an alien visitor begins peacefully, as Klatuu (Michael Rennie) brings a message of hope and fellowship from beyond the stars. A nervous soldier shoots him, which sends his giant robot servant Gort (Lock Martin) on a rampage, until a severely injured Klatuu orders him to stop. After leaving the hospital, Klatuu journeys among humanity, trying to judge whether or not the human race is fit to survive. A thought-provoking film, paper from this sci-fi classic is highly sought after, indeed it's one of the most desirable titles in the genre. This dramatic insert had pinholes in the upper and lower image area, staining in the right border, two small tears in the left border, but professional restoration has expertly addressed all of these issues, returning this poster to a glorious like-new appearance. Very Fine- on Paper.

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