The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951).Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionThe Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). One Sheet (27" X 41").
One of the biggest names among the sci-fi classics, this Robert Wise picture perfectly encapsulated the growing anxiety of American citizens as the world advanced into the Atomic Age. The themes of peace and destruction balance against one another throughout the film in the alien emissary Klaatu and his towering bodyguard Gort, eventually offering the audience the hope of a better, safer world. An icon among sci-fi posters, there has been touchup to the folds, pinholes, slight surface paper loss, and creases along the edges of the interior. The borders have been airbrushed and the linen has been trimmed to the borders, but this does not affect the poster itself. Very Fine- on Linen.
Estimate: $10,000 - $20,000.
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