Double clipping masks all the way across the new poster for Gone

Sunday December 18th 2011


MTV have just premiered the first poster for Gone (cool title, bro) and as you can see it’s a perfectly sensible design depicting a man … inside a woman’s hair … inside a woman’s body. Move over Dragon Tats, Amanda Seyfried just doubled down on that shit.

It’s hard to pinpoint exactly where this recent trend for ‘X inside silhouetted Y’ began (Law Abiding Citizen? Earlier?) but you’d think after these monstrosities, poster designers might have eased off a little. Judging by this new effort, I’d say the trend has anything but Gone. [I’m sorry.]

That said, it would make for quite a neat motion poster: