movie posters

The Incredible Movie Art of Frank McCarthy

Let’s face it, most modern movie poster art isn’t very good. It’s designed by committee, and consists of cobbled-together photoshoots. In ‘Film Freak’ I spend a couple of chapters explaining why this is, but I regret there was not enough room in the book to cover this gentleman, whose work inspired me and made the […]

Rethinking Movie Posters

This is the kind of wishful thinking nonsense-article that drives me nuts. The Independent is running a piece about how movie posters are boring and are being reinvented by a new generation of designers. Having worked in the industry for a long time, I know how these articles come about; a couple of nice images […]