film The Most Overused Movie Poster Layouts  

Chris Abraham
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List Rules Vote up the movie poster cliches that you're most sick of seeing.

In a modern Hollywood where remakes and sequels trump original ideas, are you at all surprised that so many movie posters look the same? This list showcases the most overused movie poster layouts, including the cringe-inducing "standing back to back" poster that so many bad movies (and some good) have used. There's no doubt that a great movie poster can really get you hyped for a film's release, but the ones shown on this list are a bit cookie cutter. This list was made votable so you could vote which common movie poster layout amuses you (or disgusts you) the most.
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Standing Back to Back


Standing Back to Back is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Overused Movie Poster Layouts
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Creepy Eye Closeups


Creepy Eye Closeups is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Overused Movie Poster Layouts
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Between the Legs


Between the Legs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Overused Movie Poster Layouts
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Reflection in Sunglasses


Reflection in Sunglasses is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Overused Movie Poster Layouts
Photo: via Imgur