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    The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). Window Card (14" X 22"). This film more than any other movie, legitimized science fiction movies in the early 1950s. Directed by Robert Wise, the movie begins when an extraterrestrial spacecraft lands near the White House. Out steps a soft-spoken interplanetary traveller, whose "bodyguard" is a huge robot. The visitor warns the human race that we must all learn to live in peace. The film is still enjoyable viewing to this day. The graphics on this window card are almost identical to the highly prized one sheet. This card has had no restoration and has some minor silverfish nibbling on the left border. There is some slight toning and foxing around three of the borders. The card is in gorgeous condition, is completely unrestored and displays beautifully. Very Fine.

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    November, 2005
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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