-Metropolis--Movie-Poster-Poised-for-Record-Sale---Hollywood-Reporter

Postergirl

2015-07-06 15:36:53

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A poster for the classic science-fiction movie Metropolis which holds the record for being the most expensive ever sold is to go under the hammer once again. The poster, painted by the German artist Heinz Schulz-Neudamm to promote the release of Fritz Lang's groundbreaking 1927 film about a dystopian future in the year 2000, is one of only four known surviving copies. It was bought by collector Kenneth Schacter for a still-record $690,000 (£443,210) in 2005.
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Maximus

2015-07-06 15:36:53

Marvellous, always one of my favourites. Sad that there are only four originals in the world!

FaithTripp

2015-07-06 15:36:53

Schacter went bankrupt, hence the sale. Good news for us collectors!

Movie King

2015-07-06 15:36:53

Super stylish




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