Reevaluating the Art of Film Posters

Sometimes you can be surprised by what you get out of something. You may read a historical fiction book like Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter just for the ludicrousness of the premise but then, after further research, find out your learned a bit about the famous president, or you may put in a Chaplin film because you need a good laugh and then, when the credits roll, find yourself with a greater understanding about how hard some of the lower class has it. When I began my Best Picture Oscar marathon back in November, I never thought it would cause me reevaluate on of my former entries. Continue reading

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The Art of Film Posters

During the Golden Age of Hollywood, posters for films were different than a simple picture of the lead actor(s), which seems to be the norm today. Continue reading