Out-of-Context Posters

Movie posters often use their most iconic scene as their focus. Think Tom Cruise hanging off a plane for the Mission Impossible 5 poster. But what would happen if instead those posters would feature something completely out-of-context?

Top 13

Hilarity by Default’s Top 13 “Out-of-Context Posters”

A countdown of my Top 13 Favorite Out-of-Context Movie Posters! Movie posters often use their most iconic scene as their focus but what would happen if...
jurassic park iii

Out-of-Context Posters #35: Jurassic Park III (2001)

JURASSIC PARK III - what may honestly be our ultimate JURASSIC PARK Out-of-Context Movie poster. Certainly more terrifying than anything in the movie...
Roger Rabbit

Out-of-Context Posters #34: Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT - a true product of the 80's when kid's fare was prone to having more mature themes. As we countdown to the 35th & final regular...
hound

Out-of-Context Posters #33: The Fox and the Hound (1981)

Today's Out-of-Context Poster is a reader request: Disney's 1981 animated release, THE FOX AND THE HOUND (a.k.a. less gutsy BAMBI!). Now there's a poster...
Tarzan

Out-of-Context Posters #32: Tarzan (1999)

Disney's Tarzan strikes an uncharacteristic pose in today's Out-of-Context Movie Poster. Debuting right at the tail-end of the beloved Disney Renaissance...
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Out-of-Context Posters #31: Fun and Fancy Free (1947)

Despite the laid back, carefree charm the title FUN AND FANCY FREE suggests, the film features perhaps one of the single darkest moments between...

Out-of-Context Posters #30: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

Rogue One's Out-of-Context Poster shows off a perfect example of an advertising money shot if I ever saw one! The Star Wars prequel fans didn’t really...
Alien

Out-of-Context Posters #29: Alien (1979)

The original Alien Out-of-Context Movie Poster is far more terrifying than I could have ever imagined! In space, no one can hear you...
Indiana Jones

Out-of-Context Posters #28: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

If I, like Indiana Jones, was ever trapped in a place nicknamed the "Temple of Doom," I think this would be the exact expression...

Out-of-Context Posters #27: Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)

As far as I'm concerned, the Terminator series ended with James Cameron; however, if there was one follow-up that was somewhat decent it was Terminator 3...

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The Fifth Element (1997)

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