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1979 Topps "Alien" Full Wax Box Graded GAI NM-MT+ 8.5

Lot Number 1241

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The 1970s was a decade filled with feature films that were game changers for their genres. Blockbusters such as "The Exorcist", "The Godfather", "Jaws", "Star Wars" and "Animal House" ushered in an explosive era of growth for the film industry, that shattered the boundaries of conventional movie making while taking viewers on an unforgettable stream of thrill rides. As the '70s were coming to a close, Ridley Scott took us on a terrifying space trip with the crew of the "Nostromo" for our first encounter with the "Alien" franchise. Non-Sport buffs reel in a great collectible treasure with this 1979 Topps "Alien" full retail display box of (36) wax packs. Decorated with a classic scene of the Nostromo's crew members entering a birth canal-like opening, this marvel of preservation has been bestowed with a lofty grade of (NM-MT+ 8.5) by GAI. Those who sat clutching their theater armrests with hearts pounding during the original run, know just how big a game changer the 1979 Alien film was. Prior to this film's release there was just nothing else like it and for dedicated fans this encapsulated wax box makes an out of this world celebration of Alien's 40th Anniversary. 



 
 
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