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    The Thing from Another World (RKO, 1951). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14").
    Howard Hawks classic science-fiction thriller was the perfect film to kick off the genre that would astound audiences in the 1950s. The film added to the paranoia that was already sweeping the country with the thoughts of "invasion"- and a not so subtle look at the communist scare in America. This set of cards was typical for the era as well as none of them show the monster. In fact, adding to the films suspense, you don't see the monster in the movie itself until almost the very end. The lobbies in this lot have a few staple holes in the upper left corner or a few pinholes around the borders. Card #8 has two tears in the edges, one of which has been repaired using tape on the verso. Very Fine.


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