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    The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). Lobby Card Set (8) (11" X 14"). An extraterrestrial spacecraft lands near the White House, bearing a soft-spoken interplanetary traveller named Klaatu. He has come to warn Earthlings that if they don't stop fighting and choose to live in peace, the rulers from other planets will be forced to incinerate their planet. His "bodyguard" is Gort, a huge robot who shoots laser-like death rays whenever threatened. No one believes that Klaatu's intentions are peaceful, however, and when he is assassinated the lethal power of Gort is released. Will Gort destroy the Earth? "Klaatu barada nikto." This lobby set has slight border imperfections: pinholes, smudges, and corner creases. Card #5 has two small tears in the upper graphics area. This is a rare opportunity to acquire the complete lobby set for the quintessential sci-fi thriller that is the Granddaddy of all the 1950s sci-fi films. Very Fine+.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2004
    17th Saturday
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