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    The Day the Earth Stood Still (20th Century Fox, 1951). British Quad (30" X 40").
    Based on Harry Bates' short story "Farewell to the Master" (in which Gort was the controlling force), this science fiction allegory attracted A-list director Robert Wise because of its anti-military stance. The film was a critical success and considered one of the best films of 1951. It is assuredly one of the best films of the science fiction genre. Professional restoration has addressed a border chip in the upper right and lower left corner. There was some tearing in the upper right border into the tagline and minor chipping in other areas of the border. There was touchup to the folds. Very Fine- on Linen.


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    April, 2018
    7th-8th Saturday-Sunday
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