The Nightmare Before Christmas (Touchstone, 1993). Very Fi...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionThe Nightmare Before Christmas (Touchstone, 1993). Very Fine. Barrier Strip (Lenticular Type 3-D) One Sheet (27" X 40").
Since its release over twenty-five years ago, Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas has become a permanent addition list of films viewed during the holiday season. As the popularity of the film has grown, demand for original posters has risen. No poster from the stop-motion musical fright fest is more sought after than this rare "Hell's Gate" style, which was never sent to theaters. Produced out of photographic material laminated onto plexiglass that creates a 3-D effect, referred to in the industry as a barrier strip image, the poster features an eerily fun filled scene of fan-favorite characters. Jack Skellington, Sally, The Mayor and the impish trio Lock, Shock and Barrel. It's thought that only 25-30 were made, as they were produced for an '"in-house" promotion or as a prototype/concept poster that was ultimately refused by the studio. Created by artist Grayson Marshall. This scarce poster has a few stains and smudges, thin surface scuffs, and minor surface blemishes. Most of these issues are not visible when the poster is illuminated.
Estimate: $1,500 - $3,000.
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