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    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, 1953). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Based on the classic novel by H. G. Wells, Earth is invaded by aliens, against which all human technology is useless. This became a landmark science fiction film, made memorable by its incredible special effects (which garnered a well-deserved Oscar for George Pal), for which $1.4 million of the film's $2 million budget was spent. It remains a classic of the genre, one of the best sci-fi films of any era. The poster had a small amount of paper loss in the lower left that extended into the image, crossfold separations with slight paper loss, and fold wear. With expert restoration this iconic poster now displays superbly. Very Good/Fine on Linen.


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