Movie Advertising of days past…

Here’s some horror ads, poster art and movie theater displays from days gone by…

newspaper ads:

Trade Magazine ads and poster art:

Movie Theater displays and Marquees:

Movie Theater Displays of Days Gone By

theater MJY 1940s

Movie Theater Displays and Marquees

In the old days the major studios would put some fun displays together for the theaters. Here’s a look at some of those great designs and promotions.

And here’s some theater marquees with some classic films. Less promo but fun to see these films in theaters, some attracting big lines of movie fans.