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Movie Posters That Secretly Spoiled The Movie

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The job of a movie poster is to sell a film in a single image, but what if that image gives too much away? Sometimes, in a marketing teams' excitement to show off their product, sometimes a movie poster can inadvertently give away a surprise twist or ruin an ending. Here are a few examples of movie posters that spoiled the film they were supposed to promote. 

Warning: Spoilers! 

  • On the poster for the director's cut version of 1993's Menace II Society, the final scene featuring a major character death is featured on the top of the poster. 

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    The poster for Rocky IV clearly reveals the winner of the big fight. 

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  • The poster for Terminator: Genisys reveals fate of John Connor.

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  • In the DVD poster for 2003's Phone Booth, the mysterious caller (Kiefer Sutherland) whose identity isn't revealed until the end of the film is featured on the poster. 

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