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28 Weeks Later movie poster

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28 Weeks Later movie poster

Entertainment Weekly has a first look at the movie poster for 28 Weeks Later, the sequel to the horror film 28 Days Later. The article is a bit underwhelming, but … Read More...

Terminator 3D movie poster

3D Movie Posters

Full Color Hologram One-sheets

XYZ RBG offers high resolution scanning services for film, television, video game, and other media companies. The company has worked on films in The Matrix series, Lord of the Rings, … Read More...

Spiderman 3 lenticular movie poster

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Spider-Man 3 lenticular movie poster

Sony Pictures has released a three dimensional teaser movie poster for Spider-Man 3. The Spider-Man 3 lenticular movie poster features the chest torso of Peter Parker’s red Spider-man suit that … Read More...

Wikipedia

Help Define the Movie Poster

We often cite Wikipedia.org in our postings about movie posters because it’s such a great online resource of information on most any subject. For those unfamiliar with the site, Wikipedia … Read More...

My Super Ex-Girlfriend movie poster

Super Head Strip

My Super Ex-Girlfriend poster

The weblog Ironic Sans points out that movie posters for the new Ivan Reitman comedy My Super Ex-Girlfriend are using the same Uma Thurman head strip on two different bodies.

“Someone Read More...

The Descent movie poster

Silence of the Descent

The Descent movie poster

Lionsgate has released the U.S. domestic one-sheet for their latest horror film import called The Descent. The movie, which has been receiving great reviews, is about an all-female caving expedition that … Read More...

Basic Instinct 2 Korean movie poster

Sharon Stone Strips

Basic Instinct 2 foreign movie poster

We’re not really trying to pick on Sharon Stone… (If we were, we might ask, why is she auditioning for American Idol with a microphone in hand?) Nor are … Read More...

Madea's Family Reunion movie poster

Warhol Squared

Andy Warhol style movie posters

Two recent one-sheets have embraced a familiar “Andy Warhol style” of silkscreened artwork. This familiar pop art panel technique created by the legendary artist can be seen in the recent … Read More...

The Notorious Bettie Page movie poster

(Re) Touching Bettie Page

The Notorious Bettie Page movie poster

Who is Bettie Page?

Bettie Page is the most photographed model of all-time.

How is this “original supermodel” claim possible? It is a bit dubious, but the statement is … Read More...

Basic Instinct 2 movie poster

No Stone Unturned

Basic Instinct 2 photography

The majority of movie poster artwork is created using elements from two sources: unit photography and special shoots. (And the third source would be various incarnations of stock photography, often combined … Read More...

V for Vendetta movie poster

V for Vintage

Four V for Vendetta teaser movies posters

Four new teaser posters for the upcoming film V for Vendetta have been released. The movie, based on the Alan Moore comic, follows a freedom fighter known only … Read More...

The Matrix movie poster

Lining Up Credit

Order of actor of names on movie posters

We sometimes get email with questions about one-sheets. We’re happy to answer any movie poster related questions that we’re fortunate enough to actually know the answer to. … Read More...

The Island movie poster

No Man is an Island

When in doubt, blame marketing

Let the finger pointing begin. In an interview with the LA Times about the release of his film The Island, director Michael Bay laid some blame of the film’s box … Read More...

Minority Report movie poster

One Font to Rule Them All

Most Popular Movie Poster Title Typeface: Trajan

There’s a common saying among movie poster designers and art directors when designing film title logos:

“When in doubt, use Trajan.”

Why such a mantra about using a … Read More...

For Your Eyes Only movie poster

A Common Bond

The Transporter Invokes 007

Is 007 back? Well, not really, but… Jason Statham returns as a rough and tumble mercenary driver for hire in The Transporter 2. For The Transporter 2 one-sheet, the film’s … Read More...

Ray movie poster

The Hollywood Reporter’s 34th Annual Key Art Awards

Movie Marketing Awards Ceremony

Each year, the film industry trade magazine The Hollywood Reporter holds it’s awards ceremony for film advertising and marketing, known as The Key Art Awards.

The phrase key art is a … Read More...

Silence of the Lambs movie poster

Silence of the Lambs

Jodie Foster and the Skull Orgy

As some of you may know, there is nothing we love more than discussing hidden imagery in movie poster one-sheets. It’s like Hollywood’s version of a hidden 3D poster … Read More...

Saw 2 teaser poster

Saw 2 Teaser Poster

Making the Cut

Lionsgate has released the Saw 2 teaser poster for the upcoming horror sequel Saw 2. The Saw 2 poster is a sequel in itself, following the look of a previous series … Read More...

Alien movie poster

The Copywriter

“In Hollywood, No One Can Hear the Copywriter Scream.”

A sometimes thankless job in a niche industry, the film advertising copywriter is employed to hone a film’s creative direction into a phrase or sentence, known … Read More...

Jaws movie poster

Killer Shark

The Jaws of Seiniger

With the recent announcement of another Jaws Special Edition DVD release of the Steven Spielberg classic film, Guido Henkel of DVD Review notes the Jaws DVD cover design “features the crappy … Read More...

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