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    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, 1953). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). In 1953, producer George Pal finally brought the H. G. Wells book of the invasion of Earth by Martians to the screen. Starring Gene Barry and Ann Robinson, it tells the tale of a meteorite that lands near a small town in California. When it turns out to be the vanguard of a Martian army, scientist Barry must try and save the world. This poster has strong and vibrant colors. It does show signs of wear and use. There are very small pieces missing in the crossfolds and wear to the folds and borders. This is the first three sheet we have ever sold from this important title and is assuredly one of the few to have survived. Fine-.

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    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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