Tom Chantrell: Godlike Genius of the Movie Poster

31 Oct

Tom Chantrell, born in Ardwick and trained at Manchester Art School was a legendary movie poster illustrator. These are just a sample of the hundreds he designed.

Star Wars - A New Hope (1977) Style C by Tom Chantrell. © 2014 Prodigi.

Star Wars – A New Hope (1977) Style C by Tom Chantrell. Images courtesy Geeky Nerfherder.

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Star Wars – A New Hope (1977) by Tom Chantrell. Images courtesy Geeky Nerfherder.

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Dracula – Prince of Darkness (1966) by Tom Chantrell. © 2014 Prodigi.

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The Devil Rides Out (1968) by Tom Chantrell. © 2014 Prodigi

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Quatermass and the Pit (1967) by Tom Chantrell. © 2014 Prodigi

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The Plague of the Zombies (1966) by Tom Chantrell. © 2014 Prodigi

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One Million Years B.C. (1966) by Tom Chantrell. © 2014 Prodigi

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The Lost Continent (1968) by Tom Chantrell. © 2014 Prodigi

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