Date Sold: 23/06/2022
Amount: $1,200.00 inc Buyers Premium 25%
A Daily Planet newspaper headlined “White House Surrenders” from Richard Lester’s superhero sequel Superman II. A newsstand across from the Daily Planet offices displayed news of the President’s (E.G. Marshall) surrender to General Zod (Terence Stamp) as Superman (Christopher Reeve) arrived to challenge Zod to a fight.
This black-and-white, production-made newspaper cover is applied over a 1979 pre-existing copy of the Windsor Express. It is headlined “White House Surrenders” below the Daily Planet logo and features photos of the President and Zod. It exhibits some wear, including discoloration. Dimensions: 24″ x 17.5″ x 0.25″ (61 cm x 44.5 cm x 0.75 cm)
Estimate: $1,000 – 1,500