The artist behind Hollywood’s most beautiful movie posters
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Movie posters aren’t what they used to be. In recent years, the most interesting and innovative work is coming from the fans, not traditional advertising departments. Through shows like Comic-Con and outlets like Mondo, talented artists and designers are creating wonderful posters that help fill the gap left by the drab marketing material put out by major studios. But it wasn’t always that way.
For decades, John Alvin crafted some of the most iconic images in Hollywood, and they were almost…