Bob Larkin is best known for his Marvel comic covers and Doc Savage paperback art from the 1970s, but he also created a handful of memorable movies posters for exploitation flicks like Humanoids from the Deep and Piranha.
For more about Bob’s work, check out the book The Savage Art of Bob Larkin.
Canadian artist and musician Matt Ryan Tobin fell into the world of design through necessity. Back in 2003 Tobin’s former band Dead and Divine needed t-shirts to sell at shows but didn’t have the money for them to be professionally designed. So Tobin volunteered to create the merch and soon found himself doing the same for other bands. That ultimately evolved into alternative film posters and commissioned work for outfits like Mondo and Odd City.
Deep Fried Movies takes a look at the work of Japanese illustrator Noriyoshi Ohrai, best known stateside for his series of Star Wars and Godzilla posters in a career that spans literally thousands of book covers, advertisements and movie posters. Continue Reading ›