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    The Wasp Woman (Film Group, 1959). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    In the 1950s, female corporate executives were extremely rare; in this horror classic, it is the deadly sin of vanity that brings her to her downfall. Susan Cabot, as Janice Starlin, is a cosmetics company owner who believes that falling sales are due to her aging and declining beauty, and seeks to find a remedy in the royal jelly of the queen wasp. Directed by Roger Corman, this top sci-fi thriller co-stars Fred Eisley, Michael Mark, and Barboura Morris. The poster has fold wear, pinholes in the corners, a small chip in the right border at a fold, light stains at the bottom, and light smudges in the borders. There is an area of writing on the reverse that shows through slightly in the top left border only. The poster has been professionally mounted on linen, but no other restoration work has been done. As one of the best movie images from the sci-fi genre, with Cabot eyeing her next victim, this great one sheet is always popular when it can be found. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2009
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