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One-Sheet

What is a movie poster one-sheet?

A one-sheet refers to the standard U.S. sized 27″x41″ movie poster, usually printed on paper stock. Modern posters are rolled, while most older (pre-1985) film posters were folded. Modern … Read More...

Fantastic Four teaser movie poster

Fantastic Four

Fantastic Four teaser poster

The Fantastic Four advance poster for the upcoming film features Reed Richards / Mr. Fantastic (Ioan Gruffudd), Sue Storm / The Invisible Woman (Jessica Alba), Johnny Storm / The Human TorchRead More...

American Beauty movie poster

Credit Where Credit Is Due

The most common question we receive at Posterwire:

What is the font used for the credits at the bottom of a movie poster?

The short answer: There is no one particular font used for movie … Read More...

Blade Runner movie poster

Blade Runner Reloaded

One of our favorite poster illustrators is famed artist John Alvin. Alvin is responsible for some of the most famous pieces of film poster art, including memorable one-sheets for E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial and the Star Read More...

A Few Good Men teaser poster

Equal Likeness

Movie poster actor clauses

The phrase equal likeness is common term and often an overriding factor in the design and creation of movie poster art. Basically equal likeness is the film advertising equivalent of a … Read More...

Love and Kisses movie poster

X-Rated: Adult Movie Posters of the 60s and 70s

Vintage Adult film posters

The X-Rated: Adult Movie Posters of the 60s and 70s book offers adult movie posters from the “golden age” of porn films in the 1960s and 70s, when x-rated movies actually … Read More...

Hand Painted Russian Movie Posters

Interesting gallery of hand painted Russian movie posters for films like Men in Black 2 and Troy.

“The posters were made in response to a nascent form of mobile cinema — entrepreneurs brought the Read More...

Raiders of the Lost Ark movie poster

Raiders of the Lost Ark

Richard Amsel Illustration

The Indiana Jones film series has had a great history of movie posters, including impressive work by Drew Struzan. The best poster from the series remains the very first release poster for … Read More...

City of Angels movie poster

Big Heads Floating in the Sky

The Top Movie Poster Cliché

Stop us if you have seen this poster composition before: Large images of movie star faces (often of a couple), with a small scene (usually at the bottom of the … Read More...

Star Wars Episode 3 Revenge of the Sith movie poster

Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

Final domestic Star Wars poster

Lucasfilm released the final domestic Star Wars Revenge of the Sith movie poster for Episode III. The movie poster, illustrated by famed poster artist Drew Struzan, represents one of the … Read More...

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Welcome to Posterwire.com! We created this movie poster website to host movie poster images, news, and other film poster related information. Whether you are interested in being a movie poster designer or looking to buy … Read More...

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