Better Off Dead (A)
Warner Brothers had such a quirky movie on their hands with 'Better
Off Dead' that they didn't seem to know quite how to advertise
When creating the poster, change was heaped upon change due to
and indecision. They seemed to be as lost as the character in the
film. They surely confused and frustrated the artist. This
always leads to a middle of the road, indistinct and noncommittal
In the end a poster which was rather pedestrian in concept was the
They knew it, which lead to another poster which filled the gap.
Now they had a quirky poster and an alternative poster for the
Sometimes we tend to live up to the title of the film.