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African movie poster art 17 Jan 2010 06:51 #1172

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from maxim's webpages


"if you went to the cinema in '80s or '90s ghana, you would have seen incredible hand-drawn movie posters...

for old action/martial arts</b> and horror films</b>. as the story goes, there was a boom of mobile cinemas in ghana in the '80s and '90s</b> (where exhibitors 'screened' films from vhs tapes), and these cinemas required posters to promote them. so they recruited the finest local artists</b> to knock something out on canvas."




and my personal favourite:





i love the way that killer rottweiler cujo has the head of a savage spaniel.


more pics and story here: amazing african movie art

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Re: African movie poster art 30 Jan 2010 06:53 #1180

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Don't you know that racism amongst future kings can only lead to no good?

Re: African movie poster art 12 Mar 2011 12:44 #1463

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speaking of copyright infringement, sort of


11 of the most hilariously unlicensed pieces of bootleg super-hero merchandise




which led me to this site www.knockingoff.com which features this gem:





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