Movie Comics (DC) #1 (DC, 1939) CGC FN+ 6.5 OFF-WHITE TO WHITE pages.Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
DescriptionMovie Comics #1 (D.C. Comics, 1939). 4/1939 - Movies featured in this issue are: "Son of Frankenstein" with Basil Rathbone, Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi, "Gunga Den" with Cary Grant, Victor McLaglen, and Douglas Fairbranks, Jr., "The Great Man Votes" with John Barrymore, Peter Holden, Virginia Weidler, "Fisherman's Warf" with Bobby Breen, Leo Carillo and Henry Armetta, and "Scouts to the Rescue" with Jackie Cooper. Movie Make-Up page showing how the monster make-up is applied to Boris Karloff. Four pages f "Screen Scoops" featuring interesting facts about movie stars such as Boris Karloff (and his Frankenstein role), Bela Lugosi, Leo Carrillo, Cary Grant and Basil Rathbone.
Page Quality: OFF-WHITE TO WHITE
Artists/Writers: Harry Lampert art
Significance: Stories told with movie stills begin. Son of Frankenstein, Gunga Din, Great Man Votes and others.
CGC census 2/20: 3 in 6.5, 7 higher.
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