Questions tagged [posters]

Printed artwork displayed to advertise a movie or TV-show.

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Why is the cut on the wrong side of Jason's hockey mask?

The original movie poster for Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (part 4 in the series) shows Jason's iconic hockey mask on it with a cut on the right side of his mask. Jason's hockey mask does not ...
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Billing block guidelines in various countries

Recently read from Wikipedia that, there are certain specific rules for preparing billing block of a movie poster. Such as point size of the billing block is 15 to 35% of the average height of each ...
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Why does "The Squid and the Whale" poster have a sketchy background?

Why does "The Squid and the Whale" poster look like that? It has a sketchy background.
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Why are there posters of the film inside Micmacs à Tire-Larigot?

In Jean-Pierre Jeunet's Micmacs à Tire Larigot, there are several occurrences where we can see the posters of the film in the movie sets or on props. What's the meaning of this?
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Why do (usually) high-budget movie bulletins look like this now?

This is a screenshot of YouTube's current rental movie section (or top-selling): This is common (sometimes) with character alignments but to me it seems much more pronounced currently. Indeed, it's ...
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Is there an industry specific term for hard backed movie posters?

I'm trying to find the value of a movie poster (for Gladiator, not that it matters...) and it's unlike any other poster I've ever seen. Most posters I've ever had were printed on paper and rolled into ...
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