really, really, really, really, really

bad movie posters.

I love the X-Men movies, including the Wolverine movie that a lot of people didn’t like. There’s a new one coming out this year X-Men First Class. It’s a prequel.

Here are the posters.

Holy crap dude. Those are the worst posters I have ever seen…including regular non-movie posters. It’s like Prof. X is pregnant with Magneto’s giant head baby and vice versa.

What I want to know is what on earth happened? Movies require investments of millions of dollars. Would you use this garbage to advertise your investment?

I mean, what happened to the graphic designer? Was there even one involved or did some chimp in a three-piece suit assume he could save a coupla bucks and toss something together? Unfriggin’ believable.

I wasn’t sure about this movie when I read the premise. If the studio or whoever didn’t see fit to provide adequate marketing materials, that says a lot about the production, I think. These posters have sealed the deal for me. I will not be shelling out my hard-earned money to see this in the theater.

I predict massive bomb.

And where the hell is Stan Lee? Is he okay with this?

End rant.

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One comment on “really, really, really, really, really

  1. Anonymous says:

    It reminds me of the design for the Ironside TV series of 60s and 70s.

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