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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Allied Artists, 1956). Folded, Very Fine-. Insert (14" X 36").
    Whether you enjoy this picture as a political metaphor or a suspenseful sci-fi classic, there's no doubt that this adaptation of Jack Finney's novel starring Kevin McCarthy and Dana Wynter is one of the best genre movies of the 1950s. Various critics have read the movie as a thinly disguised allegory for either the dangers of blacklisting during the McCarthy era, while those on the other end of the spectrum believe it to be a cautionary tale about the imminent danger of Communist invasion and infiltration. Either way, this is one of the most collected titles among sci-fi fans. Signs of handling include slight edge and fold wear, mild horizontal creasing, minor nicks, and minute tears. There are pinholes, unobtrusive stains and smudges, as well as some tape stain bleedthrough near the right border. Folded, Very Fine-.


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    March, 2019
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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