Essays Tagged: "Poster"

On Art of Movie Posters Content: comparison of two movie posters Thesis: Identity of motives and diversity of expressive techniques make up the art of movie posters.

On Art of Movie PostersA movie poster, being one kind of advertisement, is mainly serving the needs of the moviemake ... ultimate purpose was to popularize the movie and thus make more profits. To make a successful movie poster, designers have to really give much thought to it. The two posters here, one for the movie "Y ... " and the other for the movie "Sword Fish", can to a great extent show the art of designing a movie poster and how it works efficiently as expected. The "You've Got Mail" poster resembles that of the ...

(3 pages) 58 0 4.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

Comparison Of Two Horror movies: The Exorcist and The Shining

The two film posters I am studying are "The Exorcist" and "The Shining" both of which are part of the Horror genr ... am studying are "The Exorcist" and "The Shining" both of which are part of the Horror genre.In both posters many visual and written codes are being used. Firstly in The Exorcist poster the visual code ... t" suggests that the narrative will be based around an exorcism. Also the caption at the top of the poster "the scariest movie of all time" sets a goal for the film that the audience will now want to ...

(3 pages) 186 3 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"Titanic" and "The Beach".

cross the country from January 23rd 1998." This is in quite large text so the person looking at the poster will be able to see it and remember the release date of it. Just above this is the billing bl ... o this because the information is not that relevant but it is the law to have this printed on every poster along with the certificate.Above the billing block is information about the director, it says ...

(5 pages) 46 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

A definition of the codes and conventions presented within the typical horror film genres media texts with particular reference to movie posters

ence the idea that they are watching a horror film. In most media texts, particularly advertisement posters concerned with films of the genre, many of the codes and conventions displayed within the na ... tion for characters, the monster is often enshrouded in darkness and we rarely see its face in most posters.§A monster or representation of distorted humanity and evil:The monster is mostly a sin ...

(1 pages) 6172 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The History of the Poster This essay discusses the history of the poster and where it originated from. It talks about two posters in particular which have double meanings

The History of the PosterFor this essay I have researched the history of the poster and chosen two posters in particula ... and chosen two posters in particular which interest me, which I have compared.If you look the term "poster" up in the dictionary you will find the meaning "large picture displayed in a public place". ... in the dictionary you will find the meaning "large picture displayed in a public place". The word "poster" was originally used in 1838 in England. Back then it referred to a "printed sheet of paper t ...

(4 pages) 72 1 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

The Ring's poster (Narrative image)

re many films are showing in one theatre, people have to choose one of them to watch. In this point posters of the films and trailers takes a very important place to choose the witch people want to se ... ce to choose the witch people want to see. To sell an object you have to advertise and introduce it Posters and narrative images are a way for producers of the film to introduce the film to the audien ...

(3 pages) 52 0 2.3 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

What is Graphic Design?

diagrams, directional signs). Most distinct from this is its third use, presentation and promotion (posters, advertisements), where it aims to catch the eye and make its message memorable."In general, ... ake its message memorable."In general, most pieces of graphic design can perform all these roles. A poster identifies, instructs and promotes all at the same time. On the other hand, a magazine can co ...

(2 pages) 104 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

The Baroque World

(1 pages) 29 0 2.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Hwa Tai Company

oy”. The slogan of Luxury is “Let Hwa Tai be With You Every Moment”. Our company use posters and magazines to advertise Hwa Tai Luxury product. Through posters and magazines, they can e ... rking people. It gives people energy regardless of students, working people, or teenagers.MEDIA PLANPoster AdvertisingAdvertising is a good way to make sure that the product’s of Hwa Tai’s c ...

(9 pages) 2448 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Business Report on an Student Run Business, Consumer Choice, Year 9 Commerce

ing stall so we needed bright coloured thing. We went with yellow and pink for most things like the poster, table cloth, etc. We brought in the table cloth because we thought it would be tacky and dir ... e other customers could be standing.There was also some planning and preparation that went into our poster. We decided to use publisher for it because it was easy and because you can do some really af ...

(11 pages) 1102 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

world war 2 propaganda

ent's constant battle to keep their troops funded and well supplied.I have chosen a 1942 propaganda poster called 'This is the Enemy'. It depicts a Japanese male as a murderous beast, wielding a knife ... ale as a murderous beast, wielding a knife, attempting to kill a helpless woman. In this propaganda poster the design is used to suggest to the readers that the Japanese are sub-human creatures with m ...

(3 pages) 4 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II