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    Werewolf of London (Realart, R-1951). Insert (14" X 36").
    In creating the look of the werewolf for this picture (the first werewolf ever to be seen on the silver screen), ace makeup artist Jack Pierce - responsible for the look of some of Universal's greatest monsters - originally settled on a more hirsute version, one that looked very much like the makeup eventually used in The Wolf Man (1941). Reportedly, star Henry Hull begged off wearing the makeup, as its application was exceptionally time consuming, so a less hairy version was created at his request. In spite of the makeup revision, the result was a classic film that continues to thrill and entertain viewers to this day. As with all of the Universal monster pictures, demand for paper from this movie is extremely high. This reissue insert features superb images of the "hideous half man, half beast who terrorized millions!" Minor wear includes edge tears, small pieces of tape in the left border, bottom left corner bend, and an extra horizontal crease and pinholes in the borders. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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