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Creature from the Black Lagoon movie poster

When Animals Attack!

Horror Movie Poster Creatures

An interesting film poster key art subject matter are the many creatures (and monsters) found in the “wild kingdom”. In honor of the upcoming Halloween holiday, we thought we would post … Read More...

The Good German movie poster

Play It Again Sam

October 11, 2006posterwirePosters, Vintage5

The Good German movie poster visits Casablanca

Whether you choose to call it an homage, rip, or branding, movie posters (like all matter of advertising) frequently emulate designs from other film posters. Occasionally this film … Read More...

Exodus movie poster

Hezbollah Exodus

Hezbollah flag vs Saul Bass movie poster?

With all the recent events in Lebanon, we came across this post on The Sulla Institute weblog:

I saw the flag used by Hezbollah and it occurred to Read More...

The U.S. vs. John Lennon movie poster

Peace Signs

The U.S. vs. John Lennon movie poster

The US vs. John Lennon is a new documentary film billed as “a compelling and provocative look at John Lennon’s transformation from beloved musical artist to anti-war activist … Read More...

Re-Animator movie poster

Blinded By Science

Cinematic Science Movie Poster Exhibition

While you are in New York City to see the previously mentioned James Bond Movie Poster Exhibition, you might also stop off at the New York Academy of Sciences to … Read More...

Casino Royale movie poster

The Bond Market

James Bond Movie Poster Exhibition

One of our favorite poster galleries, Posteritati, has announced an upcoming exhibition of James Bond movie posters. The vintage poster exhibition, called Bond, James Bond, will be showcasing vintage … Read More...

Film Posters of the 40s book

Film Posters of the 40s: The Essential Movies of the Decade

Movie Posters of the Forties book

Author Tony Nourmand (with designer Graham Marsh) visits what many consider the most important decade in film history with the movie poster book Film Posters of the Forties: The … Read More...

King Kong Mexican lobby card

Mexican Movie Theater Lobby Cards

¡Lobby Fantástico!

The ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Archive Project Blog has a fantastic collection of images of vintage Mexican Lobby Cards from “the golden age of Mexican Cinema”. The online selection of lobby cards from science fiction, … Read More...

Piranha movie poster

Giving It Bite

Piranha movie poster

Dimension Films has just announced the studio will be producing a remake of the 1978 film Piranha. The original Roger Corman B-movie was directed by Joe Dante (and written by John Sayles), … Read More...

It's a Wonderful Life lobby card

Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life Lobby Card

It’s a Wonderful Life may be a cherished Christmas holiday classic, but Jimmy Stewart seems to have had one-too-many drinks of egg nog in one of the film’s promotional … Read More...

King Kong 1976 movie poster

Towering Kong

1976 King Kong movie poster

Peter Jackson’s King Kong may be getting all of the attention of late, but a lot of 30somethings may remember the 1976 remake of King Kong — or at least … 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...

Metropolis movie poster

Metropolis

Record Setting Movie Poster Sale

An original Metropolis movie poster for Fritz Lang’s classic 1927 science fiction film has sold for a world record price of $690,000. A US collector bought the art deco sepia … Read More...

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein movie poster

Bearing the Cross-Over

October 26, 2005posterwirePosters, Vintage3

Universal Monster Madness

Forget about the horror team-up of Freddy vs Jason. The idea of exploiting a staple of famous characters by doing cross-over appearances has been around for a long time (yes, even before … Read More...

Abby movie poster

The Scariest Movie Poster Ever

Blaxploitation Horror Movie Poster

In honor of the upcoming Halloween holiday, it seems appropriate to post a few horror film posters this week. Our first horror one-sheet is what we like to consider The Scariest … Read More...

Betrayed Women movie poster

Poster Exploits

Vintage “Exploitation” movie posters

As we are constantly reminding everyone, there is nothing we like more than “Exploitation” movie posters from past decades. Whether it’s 1950s drug panic films or blaxploitation from the 1970s, the … Read More...

Diamonds Are Forever movie poster

A Sexy Bond

Illustrator Robert McGinnis

A review of some notable traits of famous movie poster illustrators might go something like this: Bob Peak might be considered the master with his versatility. Drew Struzan the most popular via … Read More...

When Worlds Collide movie poster

When Worlds Collide

Science Fiction Movie Posters

Variety reported today that Steven Spielberg has stepped in to produce yet another 50s science fiction remake — When Worlds Collide. The original 1951 sci-fi film chronicles a group of scientists … Read More...

The Warriors movie poster

Come Out And Play

The Warriors movie poster

Director Walter Hill created a stir with his ode to 70s era gang warfare with the 1979 cult classic film The Warriors. The film follows the adventures of a New York … Read More...

Film Posters of the 30s book

Film Posters of the 30s: The Essential Movies of the Decade

Movie Posters of the Thirties book

Continuing his film poster pictorial book series, Tony Nourmand journeys back to an early film era with Film Posters of the 30s: The Essential Movies of the Decade.

A … Read More...

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