Oh No They Didn’t! – thirteen movie poster trends that are here to stay and what they say about their movies

Oh No They Didn’t! – thirteen movie poster trends that are here to stay and what they say about their movies.

Illustrators, check out this analysis of cliche movie poster designs. Very clever.

1. Tiny People On the Beach, Giant Heads in the Clouds

2. Sexy Back (Most Likely to Contain Weaponry)

3. Back to Back

4. The Bed

5. I’ve Got My Eye On You (Giant Eyeball posters)

6. Nature is Blue

7. Orange/Black

8. Run For Your Life

9. Legs Wide Spread

10. Is That Your Face Or Are The Drugs Kicking In?

11. The Red Dress Never Goes Out of Fashion

12. The Rip-Off

13. Text In Your Face

and a handy interpretive guide of poster text and what that means about the movie.

 

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2 Responses to Oh No They Didn’t! – thirteen movie poster trends that are here to stay and what they say about their movies

  1. Anonymous says:

    Great post Alice, really enjoyed it! Are you a Father Ted fan?

  2. aliceflynn says:

    I love what I’ve seen and read about Father Ted, but from where I live, I can’t see the program except for clips on You Tube. RIP Dermot Morgan.

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