Crash Corrigan, a recent graduate of Annapolis, and Diana, a go-getting reporter, join Professor Norton for a search for the source of a string of earthquakes, Atlantis. They ride Prof. Norton's rocket submarine searching the sea and little Billy Norton, the professor's son stows away, of course. When they find Atlantis they are caught in a war between peaceful Atlanteans, note their white capes, and war-monging Atlanteans, note their black capes. After many harrowing moments for Crash, Diana, Prof. Norton and Billy, they barely get away with their lives when they escape a tower of Atlantis raised to the surface for the sole purpose of dominating or destroying the Earth (Which one depends on the compliance of the upper world dwellers.) (borrowed from imdb)

This auction is for a folded 1950 re-issue 1 sheet of the 1936 Republic serial, UNDERSEA KINGDOM starring Ray "Crash" Corrigan. This is an absolute classic, up t w/ Flash Gordon and Buck Rogers, of 1930's sci-fi. The costumes in this one are mind blowing. AND, t is a giant robot on the poster. This is a great, great poster from my all-time #1 favorite serial as kid (my friends growing up thought I was weird b/c I wanted to BE Crash Corrigan when I grew up.... now they just think I'm weird). Did I mention the giant robot?

Ok, the business at hand... 1950 re-issue
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