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    Werewolf of London (Universal, 1935). French Grande (47" X 63"). Universal initially developed this project for Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi, but "Bride of Frankenstein" and "Mark of the Vampire" would win out. Make-up wizard Jack Pierce actually created the make-up used by Lon Chaney, Jr. in 1941's "Wolfman" for this film, but star Henry Hull refused to sit through the long hours it took to achieve. Still, this is one of the more under-rated films of the horror genre. Here is a fantastic French Grande with magnificent art by one of France's best, Jean Rene Poissonnie, in one of his early posters. Due to the nature of his signature, we believe this to be the early original French release. There are only minor fold separations, and very minor pinholes. Very Fine/Near Mint on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2007
    20th-21st Friday-Saturday
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