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    Tarantula (Universal International, 1955). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    In the 1950s, nobody did science fiction cinema better than the great Jack Arnold, whose impressive resume boasts such titles as The Creature from the Black Lagoon, It Came from Outer Space, and the giant-bug favorite, Tarantula. Nuclear energy was causing havoc back then, and mutating a simple spider into a creepy countryside-crawling creature was just one of them. This spectacular one sheet with fabulous Reynold Brown art, shows the leggy menace bearing down on romantic leads John Agar and Mara Corday. The poster had fold wear and minor crossfold separations with small holes in the crossfolds, a tear below the center horizontal fold, and a tear in the body of the woman in the spider's mouth, all of which has been addressed with fine professional restoration. The poster boasts vivid colors, and a sharp overall appearance. Fine+ on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    11th-14th Wednesday-Saturday
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