Analyses of comedy posters & DVD covers. All the colours used are primary colours, very bold. This suggests that the films storyboard is very simple and clear. In bold red font, and in capital letters. This hints that the film is a comedy fiction. High key lighting used.
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Analyses of comedy posters
All the colours used are primary colours, very bold. This suggests that the films storyboard is very simple and clear.
In bold red font, and in capital letters.
This hints that the film is a comedy fiction.
High key lighting used.
Eddie Murphy’s expression is dramatic and energetic. His body language is also shown to be confident because he is directly looking into the camera.
White background, in contrast with Eddie’s skin tone, this makes the audience’s attention directly focused on him.
Well known actor used as the protagonist.
Wearing a white suit, this shows that he is a middle classed citizen .
Poster layout is all central.
Other actors names included
Body language is very firm and unnatural .
Here we see mini people, this shows the film has used many editing effects and that not only is it a comedy but a fictional film too.
Enigma created, makes the audience want to know what is happening inside of him.
Age rage, this shows what audience this film applies to. Also hints that the humour in it is simple but the film may contain adult themes, alcohol and tobacco use, some profanity, violence, or brief nudity
Two well known actors that are commonly used for comedy films.
The colour red has been used, making the name of the film stand out.
Font used matches the word.
Props; police ID. This shows that this character is undercover, and that their might be action included in the film.
Using this sentence creates enigma and hints to the audience what’s roughly going to happen in this film.
Martin Lawrence dressed up as a women, this hints that he is the ‘Big Momma’ (protagonist) of the film.
Facial expression; confused
Props; a wig
Body language; he’s holding the wig in a disgusted sort of way. This suggests he doesn’t want to be ‘like father’
Facial expression; Big Momma looks angry/annoyed
Body language; he is holding a gun in a sort of protective way. This might suggest he knows danger is approaching
This tag line creates enigma, who is Momma’s back up? Why does she need back up?
Screenshot of a scene, using this technique draws the audience in. Especially with this part of them film because we see protagonists not in costume and they seem to be spying on someone. This creates enigma and makes the audience want to know who they’re spying on and why.
Other characters shown
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