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    Forbidden Planet (MGM, 1956). One Sheet (27" X 41"). MGM's first big-budget science fiction film, "Forbidden Planet," combined state-of-the-art special effects with a storyline based on Shakespeare's "The Tempest." The one sheet for this film is considered one of the most collectible science fiction posters in the hobby. The classic image of an oversized Robby the Robot carrying the beautiful Anne Francis is one of the most recognized images from 50s science fiction cinema. There are pinholes on the edge of the artwork, fold wear with extra creasing on the center vertical fold, minor crossfold separations and a small scuff on Robby. All this has been expertly restored and the poster linen-backed, giving it an excellent appearance. From the Janowicz Collection. Fine+ on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2007
    30th-31st Friday-Saturday
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