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The 11 Styles Of The Ensemble Movie Poster
One poster? More than four lead characters? No problem!

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"The Text List"

Used primarily in teaser posters – and often unveiled before the film has actually wrapped – the just-give-'em-the-names technique is simple, direct and frequently impressive. Well, as long as you have a truly impressive cast, that is. This is why you're more likely to see it used by movies boasting older, more established stars rather than, say, the cast of The Breakfast Club. Sorry about that, Ms. Ringwald.

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The name of the movie.
The tagline for the movie.
Those names we mentioned.
The symbol of the movie you can expect on all future publicity.

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1 RE: How could you miss...
They ddn't miss The Usual Suspects. It's the second example of 'The Wall'. Read More

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