Finding A Diamond Among the Rough: Cult Movie Posters
The Definition of A Cult
No, the cult I am speaking of is not related with Satanic traditions or
ideas. But I am speaking of a cult in relation to movies. A cult movie is a
type of unknown movie that is usually produced by small production companies
with unknown actors. And amazingly enough, some movies (and their cult movie
posters) succeed beyond expectation! They are associated with classic horror
films and independent horror films.
The Age Old Question
Can a cult movie also meet great success and be a major studion released
film? The answer is controversial. Many believe that because a small group
of people exist in the large movie following, the answer would be yes.
Others say that it all depends on the plot of the films as it has to be
about the pessimistic subjects like alienation, lonliness, etc. Some
considered cult classic films (and they also have the best selling cult
movie posters) are the Matrix and Star Wars.
The Past, the Present, and the Futuristic?
In the past, cult films were usually science fiction movies or horror
movies. The sci fi cult movies would either be obviously satirical (such as
the Rocky Horror Picture Show) or be extremely corny (like the Night of the
Instead of that red stapler, get the cult movie posters you
Cult films were also associated with comedy. Have you ever seen Office
Space rerun on Comedy Central? (Yes, the movie about the red stapler.) That
is a very popular comedy that also happens to be a cult classic. In fact,
Office Space was so popular, Swinger specially made red staplers after the
movie came out.
Show the Love
So if you have a favorite cult movie that you absolutely rave about, you
should definitely get the cult movie posters of it. Not only could they act
as art deco, they could also declare your love for that specific movie. So
no need to dress up as a transvestite everytime you want to exclaim your
favorite movie to the world, just get the poster and hang it on the walls!
So get your favorite cult movie posters today!