Thursday, April 14, 2011

When Will The Text-Over-Face Movie Posters Subside?

And not even a glimpse of the hammer, Mjolnir.

Listen up, graphic artists of Hollywood studios: there must be other visual ideas besides just putting text over people's faces. Where's the creativity?

(But if you're going to keep doing this shtick, can we at least get drool-worthy posters like this? She blinded me with "Science".)

Earlier: A Message To Movie Poster Graphic Artists; "...The Adjustment Bureau"

5 comments:

Steve Sax said...

hey Mets, can you please at least look like you're trying to take one game from the rockies?

Josh S. said...

Here's a novel idea, how about a poster for a comic book movie that looks like a comic book cover?

Josh S. said...

Peferrably a cover like the ones here.

Steve Sax said...

Rox up 6-2 in the seventh at Shea/Citi/Madoff Field

Mr. Customer said...

Even setting aside the white-text-over-the-face, I'm not super-thrilled with the typography. The size and spacing seems really off.