This is an original 20th Century-Fox Insert Poster (14×36) for the Robert Wise sci-fi masterpiece, THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL (1951), starring Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, and Sam Jaffe. Everything about this film is superior: a beautiful and literate script, superb and believable acting, skillful but restrained direction, incredible special effects for the time, and a magnificent score by Bernard Hermann which utilized one of the earliest electronic instruments, the eerie and other-worldly Theremin.
Posters for this title are treasured by cinema collectors the world over. This original insert poster is in very fine condition, paper backed. The native condition of the poster was good, and the poster has been paper backed to provide a clean look for framing.
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- Authentic, vintage theatrical-release movie poster.
- MovieArt Austin will sell NO reproductions.