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    The Man from Planet X (United Artists, 1951). Poster (30" X 40").
    This extremely hard to find poster features superb 1950s sci-fi imagery, all in bright, saturated color. Inspired by the British science fiction picture that has become a cult favorite, the poster is a perfect find for collectors of the genre. Despite a small budget, director Edgar G. Ulmer, of Black Cat fame, turned out a thrilling tale about an alien spaceship crash-landing on the Scotland moors. The extra-terrestrial passengers then use mind-control on the locals while trying to make repairs. It stars Robert Clarke, Margaret Field, and William Schallert. The poster has been lightly reinforced with masa paper on the verso, and minimal restoration has addressed tears in the right and bottom border, creasing, fold wear, pinholes, and chips and tears in the borders and left background. The poster now displays beautifully. From the collection of Wade Williams. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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