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Remembering Eraserhead, and 20 More of the Best Movie Posters Ever
Austin Collings , October 24th, 2008 14:30

With the long-awaited release of David Lynch's masterpiece Eraserhead on DVD region 2, Austin Collings misses the enigma of the original as opitomised in its iconic poster. Plus, The Quietus collects the other 20 most enticing posters of all time.


14. The Illustrated Man

Taking its cue from the famous psychedelic rock posters and vinyl covers of the late 60’s, this is a truly stunning piece of art. Yet, aside from the always-watchable Rod Steiger, the film, unlike the poster, is as flat and dreary as an envelope.