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    The Thing From Another World (RKO, 1951). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A.
    The great Howard Hawks' early entry in the science fiction realm became one of the 1950's most suspenseful films. To date, The Thing From Another World is considered one of the greatest ever made for the genre, and this terrific half sheet is thought to be one of the two best posters created for this classic. James Arness, who plays the title role, was never crazy about the makeup, even saying it made him look like a giant carrot. Thankfully audiences saw it differently, and the film made quite a memorable impression. There were pinholes in the corners, some fold wear, two chips in the bottom border, two tears in the right border, and some surface paper loss in the top border, all addressed with professional restoration. Fine+ on Paper.


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