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    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, 1953). Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14").
    Producer George Pal brought all of his experience in film-making to this quintessential science-fiction classic; a big-screen full-color adaptation of H. G. Wells' story of an alien invasion of Earth. The film won an Oscar for Best Special Effects and is still considered one of the greatest sci-fi films ever made. These lobby cards feature some of the highlights including two from the conclusion as the aliens begin to abandon their warships. Full sets as nice as this are very scarce. Four of the cards have pinholes in the upper left corner and card #6, where they examine the Martian probe, has pinholes in each corner and the center of the upper and lower borders. Very Fine.


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