Lot 106: Nimoy 3 Sheet Poster "Zombies of Stratosphere"
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Movie Poster/3-Sheet/Leonard Nimoy]. Zombies of the Stratosphere (Republic Studios, 1952) 3 sheet poster. Three sheet movie posters are large posters consisting of 2 pieces placed together to form one image, displayed inside the theater lobby and shipped folded. The movie was the 3rd in a planned 12-part series featuring hero Larry Martin, who prevents Martian invaders from using a hydrogen bomb to blow up the Earth. Notable for one of the first appearances of Leonard Nimoy, who plays one of the three Martian invaders, Narab. Poster shows 2 Zombies with A Republic Serial in 12 Chapters/Republic Pictures Corporation/ Herbert J. Yates President in red on black background top right, Republic Pictures eagle logo lower left above text, "Country of Origin U.S.A.," and "3 Sht. Bot. Zombies " lower right of bottom sheet. Slightly toned to edges, hole at center crease of top sheet, 40 x 80 in., otherwise very good.