Considering the fact that studios have decades worth of comic book covers to turn to for inspiration when designing posters for their big screen adaptations, it’s surprising how poor most of them end up looking (X-Men:
Thank goodness then for the fans who come up with their own amazing designs for both the comic book movies which are already in cinemas and those which are perhaps even years away from being released.
Here, we present just ten of our favourite fan-made efforts which found their way online during the last few years focusing on everything from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice to Doctor Strange. Each of the artists are credited for their impressive offerings, so be sure to check out more of their work by clicking on the links!
10. Suicide Squad
When Warner Bros. announced that Suicide Squad was part of their upcoming DC Comics movie slate most fans struggled to get excited about the adaptation. After all, the prospect of a two-part big screen adventure for the Justice League and heroes like Aquaman and Wonder Woman finally getting their own films was infinitely more exciting!
However, with David Ayer (Fury) attached to direct and the subsequent announcement of an A-List cast, it didn’t take long for Suicide Squad to become one of 2016’s most highly anticipated comic book movie. This poster transforms Margot Robbie into Harley Quinn (a perfect bit of casting), and as she looks almost as good as this in the role…well, it’s fair to say that we’re all in for a treat!