Blue & Orange Action/Adventure Movie Poster Trend

Blue & Orange Action/Adventure Movie Poster Trend

Here at DailySlandered we’ve highlighted a few trend in movie poster design before (here, here and here). This time around we’re exposing the Hollywood trend of using high contrasted teal/blues and oranges in movie posters and film grading. Generally, the oranges are used to highlight explosions, bright skies and boost skin tones towards the hyper-real end whilst the contrasting blues (opposite orange on the colour wheel) exaggerate stormy skies/seas and help create mood and tension.

Got any others? Let us know in the comments and we’ll add them to the list!

Hey. I’m Alex Murrell. I'm a Creative Planner at Epoch Design in Bristol where I help deliver highly creative, innovative and effective in-store communications and branding for some of the world’s biggest FMCG brands. Want to know more? You can find me on Twitter or LinkedIn.

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