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    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, R-1965). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). In this adaptation of H.G. Wells' classic sci-fi novel, the residents of a small town are initially excited to see a meteor land in the hills nearby. Soon it becomes apparent that it was no meteor at all, but the beginning of an alien invasion that threatens to wipe out all life on Earth. This film stood as the only cinematic adaptation of this story for more than fifty years, and with good reason. It was a triumph in its day and has been a revered classic ever since. This very rare re-release three sheet is one of the most sought-after for this film. This is an incredibly pristine example and only our policy of grading linen-backed items no higher than Very Fine+ keeps it from being Near Mint. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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