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    The Thing from Another World (RKO, 1951). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style B.
    Noted science fiction author John W. Campbell, Jr. created one of the most terrifying stories to ever emerge from the genre in 1948 when he published, "Who Goes There?" The book was a study in paranoia as a group of men are trapped in an Arctic science station by the weather and a shape shifting alien that is slowly taking over every person on the base. The book was a natural for the movies and enterprising producer Howard Hawks (and possible director of the film) turned it into the classic that it still is to this day. This poster, one of the best created for the movie, had about a quarter of an inch trimmed from all the borders. There was also some fold wear to the upper part of the vertical fold but all of this has been corrected with airbrushing. Fine- on Paper.


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