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The intergallactic Robot Policeman from the 1951 movie, "The Day The Earth Stood Still"
"GORT" stands at the ready to annialate the planet if we don't behaves ourselves :giggle

Made out of heavy diecast metal and around 1:18 in scale (he was supposedly 9 ft tall in the movie)
 

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I remember that film .

I watched it when I was about 10 I think and that big guy sure scared the living doo doo out of me at the time . :giggle

He had a lift up visor with a laser in it didnt he ?
 

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He sure did!
he could do anything with that laser beam from melting a pistol in a soldiers hand to destroying a tank :giggle
 

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That's cool, Jeff - who makes it?
 

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Yeah, he is pretty basic.
I am still glad to have it, like Gary, I was scared by this movie as a little kid.
Silly really because now it looks tame.
In its day though..... :scared

GORT is really a good guy in an abstract kind of way
 

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Thanks for posting this Jeff! :cheers That is too cool! Another thing to add to my Christmas list. :giggle
 

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Nice to know I am not the only Gort fan here :happy
 
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