Tuesday, June 04, 2013
Prince of Darkness Gets Justin Osbourn Artwork
Check out the official, spot-on and nightmarish new artwork for our upcoming Collector’s Edition of John Carpenter’s PRINCE OF DARKNESS, illustrated by artist Justin Osbourn. (As always, the original theatrical poster image will be on the flip-side for you purists to enjoy too.)
Street date is planned for 9/24 and pre-order links will be up soon at ScreamFactoryDVD.com where there will be an exclusive limited 18” x 24” poster offer with purchase. More details on extras will be announced later on this Summer.
I'm seeing both positive and negative feedback for the artwork on a couple forums I visit, but I think it's pretty solid myself. Of course this was the same artist that got busted a while back for his countless cut and paste plagarism jobs so it should be fun to wait and see if people will discover something else he stole for this new artwork.
It's a lot better than the theatrical poster in my opinion, which I've always thought was one of the goddamned ugliest movie posters of all time. But that art will be on the flipside if you somehow prefer this: