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Landis donates rare movie poster

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Apr 26, 2001 | 11:33am EDT

Director John Landis (The Blues Brothers, Animal House) has donated a rare poster for the 1933 film King Kong to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. According to The Associated Press, Landis donated the poster--appraised at $100,000 and measuring a whopping 6 feet high and 3 ½ feet wide--on Wednesday. Only four copies of the poster are known to be in existence.

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