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E.T. The Extra Terrestrial

John Alvin

ET The Extra-Terrestrial movie poster

RIP John Alvin: 1948-2008

Famed movie poster illustrator John Alvin has passed away. Here is a statement from his family courtesy of IMPAwards:

We mourn the loss of JOHN ALVIN.Read More...

John Alvin Art Show

Movie poster illustrator John Alvin (who illustrated the Blade Runner and E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial movie posters among others) will be making an appearance this weekend at his one-man art show at the ArtInsights gallery in … Read More...

Inglourious Basterds movie poster

Inglourious Movie Poster Illustration

Unused Inglourious Basterds movie poster illustration

Unused Inglourious Basterds movie poster art

Illustrator James Goodridge shares a completed (and unused) illustration he created for a proposed Inglourious Basterds movie poster. As one of the few … Read More...

Black Snake Moan movie poster

2008 Key Art Awards Nominations

Black Snake Moan movie poster

Movie Poster Award Nominees

The Hollywood Reporter has announced the nominees for The 37th Annual Key Art Awards. The 2008 Key Art Awards will honor achievements in movie marketing in … Read More...

The Savages movie poster

Movie Poster of the Year

The Savages movie poster

The best movie poster of 2007

We came very close to declaring there was no “best” Movie Poster of the Year for 2007. Our annual pick for the best one-sheet for … Read More...

V for Vendetta movie poster

V for Vintage

V for Vendetta movie poster

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 … Read More...

Diamonds Are Forever movie poster

A Sexy Bond

Diamonds Are Forever movie poster

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 … Read More...

Jaws movie poster

Killer Shark

Jaws movie poster

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 … Read More...

My Fair Lady movie poster

The Peak of Poster Art

My Fair Lady movie poster

Movie Poster Illustrator Bob Peak

There is a very short list of famous movie poster illustrators: So far we’ve mentioned Drew Struzan, John Alvin, and Richard Amsel. Adding to this … Read More...

Blade Runner movie poster

Blade Runner Reloaded

Blade Runner movie poster comparison

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. … Read More...

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