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Drew: The Man Behind the Poster

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Plot Summary
The life and work of movie poster artist Drew Struzan.


Director: Erik Sharkey

Genres: Documentary

Drew: The Man Behind the Poster (2012)

Release Date: August 16th, 2013

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  • A colorful account of the life and art of the recently retired Drew Struzan, whose amazing poster work from the 1970s onward still delights cineastes and casual observers. show more

  • Although it offers some insight into his distinctive technique, it could have gone much further. But viewers will appreciate spending time with this cheerful, unassuming man, and will enjoy seeing the artist acknowledged by celebrities who owe him so much show more

  • There’s a context to Struzan—not just biographically, but culturally—and while Sharkey seems to understand that, his movie, ironically, doesn’t illustrate it particularly well. show more

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