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A diverting inisight into the way colour in movie posters is used to communicate with the desired audiences.

James Verdesoto of Indika Entertainment Advertising explains how white backgrounds are used for comedy, blue for action thrillers, shadows indicate secondary characters, yellow is the colour of independent film and so on.

laughingsquid/vanityfair

Celluloid spectra, wherein:

Each line represents the average colour of a frame of the movie, creating a sequential timeline of its colour palette.

These, and many more, available here as framed prints, canvases and whatnot.

Related: ROYGBIV

quipsologies/artpal

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A rather elegant and thought-provoking, NSFW paean to the messy but purposeful violence in the work of writer/director Shane Black (Lethal Weapon, The Long Kiss Goodnight, Iron Man 3, The Nice Guys) by The Nerdwriter.

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