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20 best blockbuster posters

20 best blockbuster posters

20 best blockbuster posters

As we enter another summer season of explosions, chases, robots, aliens and models pretending to be actors, we thought it a suitable time to celebrate the art of the blockbuster poster.

Aiming to provide an iconic image that has you desperately scrambling to book your ticket/buy an action figure, they might not always be subtle but they're damn effective.

Here are our 20 favourites. Let us know if we've missed off your favourite at the bottom.

The Dark Knight

Year: 2008

Raiders Of The Lost Ark

Year: 1981

Star Wars Episode 1: Phantom Menace

Year: 1999

Jurassic Park

Year: 1993


Year: 1975


Year: 2010

E.T. The Extra Terretrial

Year: 1982


Year: 1984

Independence Day

Year: 1996

Back To The Future

Year: 1985

The Perfect Storm

Year: 2000

I Am Legend

Year: 2007


Year: 1989


Year: 1996


Year: 2009

Tron Legacy

Year: 2010

Star Wars

Year: 1977

Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring

Year: 2001

The Day After Tomorrow

Year: 2004

Spider-Man 3

Year: 2007