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    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, 1953). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    H.G. Wells' spellbinding 1898 novel is the basis for this electrifying film directed by Byron Haskin and featuring the fantastic, Academy Award winning special effects of George Pal. Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, and Les Tremayne co-star, with Cedric Hardwicke providing the voice over commentary. With its hair raising image of a mammoth alien claw stretching down from the heavens to pluck some unlucky humans from their earthly existence, this poster is one every sci-fi fan will want to grab! Always a favorite with collectors, the poster has had special attention through restoration, including touchup to fold wear, pinholes in the corners, and a small chip in the bottom cross fold. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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