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Neon Ghostbusters Sign

This neon sign recreating the Ghostbusters movie poster is in the window at the Mexican restaurant Touche Hombre in Melbourne, Australia. Read a review of the quirky eatery at My Food Trail. Link -via Mr. Whaite

This is How You Paint a 150 Foot Tall Batman

A 150-foot-tall image of the movie poster for The Dark Knight Rises was painted on the side of the building at 315 Park Avenue South in New York. Irene Gallo watched as it was painted, by hand, one section at a time. Dan Cohen of Art FX Murals explained the process as it was done. [...]

Honest Logos

Graphic artist Viktor Hertz turned famous logos into “Honest Logos,” where he “[reveal] the actual content of the company, what they really should be called. Some are cheap, some might be a bit funny, some will maybe be brilliant.” Link [Flickr] – via Design You Trust | Interview at My Modern Met Previously on Neatorama: Pictogram Movie [...]

Trajan: the Movie Font

Never heard of Trajan? I guess you’re not a graphic designer. But you’ve definitely seen it: it’s everywhere, on every other movie poster you’ve ever seen. My wife works for a movie poster design firm, and sometimes when we drive around LA, which has way more movie poster billboards per block than any other city [...]