Monday, January 18, 2010

Harrison Ford's movie career heading in the wrong direction.

(click poster, snapped on The Bowery near Houston) I didn't alter the photo. This bus-stop poster for Extraordinary Measures was installed (?—see comments) backwards by alert transit workers. Related: did you see the apparently shitfaced Ford present during last night's Golden Globes? Previous noteworthy movie posters:
Saw III.
Kill Bill.
Knocked Up.
Zombie Strippers.
Alien vs. Predator.
American Psycho one, two.


Blogger Unknown said...

Not printed backwards, just installed backwards.

1:56 PM  
Blogger tons of land said...

how can it be INSTALLED backwards? if it was installed backwards you'd be looking at the back of the poster which would be blank. i think you were correct originally, it was printed backwards.

3:41 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

A lot of movie posters are printed on both sides, with one side being backwards. This is because they are often installed on lit-up panels, and having the print on both sides makes it less saturated.

So, more than likely, this really was just installed backwards. The other side of the poster is probably correct.

6:03 PM  
Blogger copyranter said...

All——I don't remember what was on the other side, so...

6:36 PM  

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