Art of Tomer Hanuka

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Postby rubberneck on Fri Feb 03, 2017 4:56 pm

PrintNoob87 wrote:Seeing Thin Red Line next to it just reinforces what a really good movie poster looks like, and FMJ ain't it.


Some truth there. Definitely weaker composition and typeface.
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Postby DuoSonic on Fri Feb 03, 2017 5:06 pm

Agreed.

I also think Thin Red Line was one of the best movie posters of the year.
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Postby electrachrome on Fri Feb 03, 2017 5:37 pm

PrintNoob87 wrote:Seeing Thin Red Line next to it just reinforces what a really good movie poster looks like, and FMJ ain't it.

#creditblocksmatter
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Postby theperfecttree on Sat Feb 04, 2017 1:05 am

divisive, violent, and a little weird. this series has been great, hopefully more to come

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Postby Benjames500 on Sat Feb 04, 2017 6:22 am

theperfecttree wrote:divisive, violent, and a little weird. this series has been great, hopefully more to come

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Amen! I know there was previously a group for The Killing and (I believe) Eyes Wide Shut has always been touted. Really hope we still get those two...

Too much to hope for Lolita, Paths of Glory and Barry Lyndon as well?
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Postby followmefilms on Sat Feb 04, 2017 1:05 pm

cargoflipper wrote:This print is like a wine bottle that's not ready to drink till 2019. It needs time


I agree. It looks like a really serious, in your face New Yorker cover. I really dig it for that reason. An alt movie poster for these alt times. I think it will grow on people.
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Postby Darkknight37 on Sat Feb 04, 2017 2:29 pm

I keep going back and forth on it. Style wise I feel like it doesn't really fit with the others in the series.
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Postby finneganm on Sat Feb 04, 2017 2:47 pm

I'm just not interested in Matthew Modine screaming at me.

I get enough of that in my dreams.
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Postby rubberneck on Sat Feb 04, 2017 3:09 pm

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Postby dskdaniel on Sat Feb 04, 2017 3:17 pm

Benjames500 wrote:
theperfecttree wrote:divisive, violent, and a little weird. this series has been great, hopefully more to come

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Amen! I know there was previously a group for The Killing and (I believe) Eyes Wide Shut has always been touted. Really hope we still get those two...

Too much to hope for Lolita, Paths of Glory and Barry Lyndon as well?


I think The Killing group dissolved.
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Postby SPAC04 on Sat Feb 04, 2017 3:19 pm

electrachrome wrote:
PrintNoob87 wrote:Seeing Thin Red Line next to it just reinforces what a really good movie poster looks like, and FMJ ain't it.

#creditblocksmatter


They certainly do, this poster would have benefited from a credit block in my opinion. I enjoy the regular color scheme far more than the variant. Joker likeness is spot on, despite it potentially detracting from the composition, I would have preferred Leonard Lawrence 1000 yard stare as the central image rather than Joker war face if im complaining, but overall i enjoy it. The Hue city scene on the bottom sells it for me.
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Postby tranito on Sat Feb 04, 2017 4:29 pm

Darkknight37 wrote:I keep going back and forth on it. Style wise I feel like it doesn't really fit with the others in the series.


Agree. And it's probably why I like it and why the typical Hanuka fan doesn't seem to. Rest of the series doesn't do much for me. If I look at his ACO for example, all I can think of is that there are imo better ACO posters out there. It's definitly a curveball on the FMJ, but I think it works. I like the cleaner look of the illo. It looks quite detailed for his standards too.
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Postby 35mmpaul on Sun Feb 05, 2017 2:34 am

My thing with most if not all of Tomer's stuff is even if I don't gravitate to it initially, once I see it printed and in person I usually end up liking.
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Postby Benjames500 on Sun Feb 05, 2017 7:17 am

dskdaniel wrote:
Benjames500 wrote:
theperfecttree wrote:divisive, violent, and a little weird. this series has been great, hopefully more to come

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Amen! I know there was previously a group for The Killing and (I believe) Eyes Wide Shut has always been touted. Really hope we still get those two...

Too much to hope for Lolita, Paths of Glory and Barry Lyndon as well?


I think The Killing group dissolved.


Yea it did... I was in it! I reckon there's a solid chance we'll see these rest of Kubrick's filmography from Hanuka!
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Postby thimble on Mon Feb 27, 2017 8:42 pm

Tomer is doing a poster with Bottleneck Gallery for something I can't talk about. (cross post)
http://syndicatedbk.com/event/fight-club/
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