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What draws you to a film theatre? The Stars, the hype (created by media) or the film itself, or may be an illustration or a preview image of the film, which grabs your eyeballs at first and that instigate you to decide whether or not to watch the film. The towering images of your heartthrob star bravura on vinyl banners, billboards or dangling portrait behind buses are considered as the first look of the film and they are the iconic Film Posters. They are meant to attract, captivate and grab...