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    The Thing from Another World (RKO, 1951). Silk Screen Poster (30" X 40").
    Never sold before by Heritage, this striking silk screen poster bears the most brilliant color palette out of all of the film's advertisements, a rare and unique item for sci-fi fans to add to their collections. Based on John W. Campbell's novella Who Goes There? this atmospheric film adaptation, directed by Christian Nyby (with the guiding influence of Howard Hawks) and starring James Arness as the alien plant-man, has long been a favorite among science fiction buffs. This impressive poster has undergone some incredible restoration and looks outstanding after correcting a pinhole in the top border, a chip in the upper left corner, and a tear from the right border into the central yellow background. Touchup has been applied to creasing and cracking throughout the image area. There is a printer's stamp in the imprint area, but this does not affect the grade. Fine+ on Paper.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2016
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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