Art For Life: Movie Posters That Got Inspired From Famous Paintings To Baffle You!


Here are some movie posters that probably you don't know that were inspired by famous paintings.  When you see them next to each other, the resemblance becomes obvious.

Jacques-Louis David: The Death of Marat

The documentary, Waste Land (2010) is inspired by famous painting “The Death of Marat,”

Michelangelo: The Creation of Adam

The painting is inspiration for the posters of movies like E.T. (1982) and Bruce Almighty (2003)

Salvador Dalí: Face of Mae West

Dali’s painting is immediately recognized in this poster for the movie The Fall (2006).

Vincent Van Gogh: Starry Night

The painting can be easily recognized on the poster for Midnight in Paris (2011)

John Everett Millais: Ophelia

This painting inspired the movie poster for Melancholia (2011).

Caspar David Friedrich: Wanderer above the Sea of Fog

One of the greatest masterpieces of Romanticism by the German artist Casper is inspiration for Oblivion (2013) and Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013).

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