20 Beautifully Illustrated Alternative Movie Posters

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At a time when official movie poster reveals are arguably as exciting as opening weekends, it’s no wonder so many creatives are carving out time to create their own alternative movie posters—whether for a client, for self-promotion or just for fun. Similarly, it’s no wonder we can’t help but drool over all the beautiful illustrated and painterly work we’ve seen lately.

That’s why we’ve rounded up 20 of our favorite unofficial posters below. You may not have seen these illustrated posters in the wild during the respective film’s marketing campaign days, but they’re just as fun to look at now.

20 Unofficial Illustrated Movie Posters We Love

1. Baby Driver Self-Promotional Poster by Sam Gilbey

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2. A Just-for-Fun Poster for The Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 by Matt Ferguson

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3. Prometheus Poster by Gabz for Grey Matter Art

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4. Pulp Fiction Poster by Marie Bergeron for a Group Commission

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5. Teen Wolf Private Commission by Sam Gilbey

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6. Apocalypse Now Poster by Sebastian Onufszak


7. Self-Initiated Poster for The Silence of the Lambs by Gabz 

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8. The Force Awakens Self-Promo Piece by Sam Gilbey

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9. Logan-Inspired Poster Created by Marie Bergeron 

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10. Alternative Poster for The Fly by Aleksander Walijewski

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11. Time Bandits Poster by Rich Kelly for Mondo


12. Privately Commissioned Aladdin Poster by Tom Miatke


13. Alternative Poster for Cube by Aleksander Walijewski

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14. Lord of the Rings Poster by Tom Miatke for Hero Complex Gallery

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15. Dead Poet’s Society Private Poster Commission by Sam Gilbey

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16. Alternative Poster for Jacob’s Ladder by Aleksander Walijewski

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17. Finding Nemo Poster by Tom Miatke for Hero Complex Gallery

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18. Alternative Poster for Psycho by Aleksander Walijewski

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19. Alternative Poster for Big Significant Things by Gabz 

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20. Total Recall Poster by Matt Ferguson for Grey Matter Art

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