13 Poster Cliches (and What They Say About the Movie)

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We never realized how many movie posters are actually alike.

Apparently, there are only about a baker's dozen's worth of templates when it comes to movie posters. You've most likely seen them all: the Between the Legs Shot; the Lone Armed Figure Viewed From Behind; Two (or More) People in Bed; Extreme Close-Up of a Single Eye...

Sometimes, the movies that share these designs have a lot in common, and sometimes they couldn't be more different. One thing's for sure across the board, though: We could use some new graphic artists with bold new ideas in Hollywood's various marketing teams.

Check out some of the montages below, and see them all (with commentary) at Uproxx.