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Polish Movie posters – they are awesome.

I tell no lie. This is a selection of brain-frying visual wonderment. Eschewing the formulaic Hollywood movie poster tropes, the Poles went for a WTF approach, and produced some truly WTF moments of cinema advertising. Jesus – take a look;

Wargames (1983)

Enter The Dragon (1973)

The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Rosemarys Baby (1969)

The Getaway (1971)

Apocalypse Now (1979)

The Fly (1987)

The Exorcist (1973)

Duel (1974)

Critters (1987)

Christine (1983)

Aliens (1987)

Alien (1979)

The Shining (1979)

Zeppelin versus Pterodactyls (1970s)

A fantastic high concept idea from Hammer studios from the early 1970s – complete with mock-up poster art (and marvellous Gerry Anderson / Captain Scarlet type typeface). Looks like it could have been a ‘lost world’ type movie like ‘The Land That Time Forgot’. The poster promises much (and it looks great)…..

More info here….

http://airminded.org/2007/05/25/the-movie-that-time-forgot/