Artist Sean Hartter creates mashup movie posters that combine modern films with midcentury design tropes. The Matrix goes blaxploitation, Tim Curry plays the Joker, and Tron is a David Cronenberg movie starring James Spader. “This is an exercise in ‘what if’ that has really taken on a life of its own,” Hartter, a Maine-based freelance artist, told Wired. The parallel universe Hartter’s living in must be heaven for movie nerds.
Inception in CinemaScope:
Marylin Monroe and John Wayne co-star in Kill Bill:
Angelina Jolie replaces Malcolm McDowell:
My favorite, The Matrix starring Sidney Poitier and Pam Grier:
Suggestions: Black Swan as a Hitchkock film with Tippi Hedren; Rex Harrison of My Fair Lady takes Geoffrey Rush’s role in The King’s Speech; David Lynch directs High Noon.