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    The Thing from Another World (RKO, 1951). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    James Arness plays the title role in this classic science fiction thriller, based on the novella Who Goes There by John W. Campbell Jr. In a remote arctic outpost, a team of American scientists and military men discover a crashed spaceship under the ice and eventually face off against its only survivor: a blood-sucking plant creature from outer space. Offered here is the film's iconic one sheet. One of the more distinctive science fiction posters ever, this piece eschews more traditional artwork in favor of a bold, alien-esque logo, with stark contrast between the red letters and the green background. This is a sharp copy with staple holes in the corners and several within the image. There is some slight fold separation and an extra vertical fold. This copy has very supple white paper and could be framed as is. Very Fine.


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