New International Posters for JACK REACHER, THE IMPOSSIBLE and SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK, Plus the First Poster for A HAUNTED HOUSE Comedy

     November 19, 2012


Our latest poster round-up includes some international looks at familiar properties and a first look at a new comedy:

  • The Russian poster for writer/director Christopher McQuarrie’s Jack Reacher breaks up an image of title character Tom Cruise with some of his co-stars. Jack Reacher opens December 21st.
  • The Impossible, starring Ewan McGregor and Naomi Watts, now has a new German poster. Director Juan Antonio Bayona’s The Impossible opens in LA on December 21st.
  • The Swedish version of the Silver Linings Playbook shows off a colorized version of the American one-sheet. Directed by David O. Russell and starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook opens November 21st.
  • The first poster for A Haunted House has premiered. From star/co-writer Marlon Wayans and directed by Michael Tiddes, this Paranormal Activity spoof opens January 11, 2013.

Hit the jump to check out the posters and synopses. 

The international posters come via IMPA, while the new poster for A Haunted House debuted at Fandango. Click on the pictures to expand (and thanks to reader Mike for a better look at the Jack Reacher poster!)

Here’s the synopsis poster and synopsis for Jack Reacher:



When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: “Get Jack Reacher!” So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher against an unexpected enemy, with a skill for violence and a secret to keep.

Here’s the synopsis poster and synopsis for The Impossible:


Maria (Naomi Watts), Henry (Ewan McGregor) and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand, looking forward to a few days in tropical paradise. But on the morning of December 26th, as the family relaxes around the pool after their Christmas festivities the night before, a terrifying roar rises up from the center of the earth. As Maria freezes in fear, a huge wall of black water races across the hotel grounds toward her. Based on a true story, THE IMPOSSIBLE is the unforgettable account of a family caught, with tens of thousands of strangers, in the mayhem of one of the worst natural catastrophes of our time. But the true-life terror is tempered by the unexpected displays of compassion, courage and simple kindness that Maria and her family encounter during the darkest hours of their lives. Both epic and intimate, devastating and uplifting, THE IMPOSSIBLE is a journey to the core of the human heart.

Here’s the synopsis poster and synopsis for Silver Linings Playbook:


Life doesn’t always go according to plan… Pat Solitano (Bradley Cooper) has lost everything–his house, his job, and his wife. He now finds himself living back with his mother (Jacki Weaver) and father (Robert DeNiro) after spending eight months in a state institution on a plea bargain. Pat is determined to rebuild his life, remain positive and reunite with his wife, despite the challenging circumstances of their separation. All Pat’s parents want is for him to get back on his feet–and to share their family’s obsession with the Philadelphia Eagles football team. When Pat meets Tiffany (Jennifer Lawrence), a mysterious girl with problems of her own, things get complicated. Tiffany offers to help Pat reconnect with his wife, but only if he’ll do something very important for her in return. As their deal plays out, an unexpected bond begins to form between them, and silver linings appear in both of their lives.

Here’s the synopsis poster and synopsis for A Haunted House:


In an outrageous send up of the Paranormal Activity movies, The Devil Inside and other “found footage” movies, A HAUNTED HOUSE features young couple Malcolm (Marlon Wayans) and Kisha (Essence Atkins) who have just moved in to their dream house.  As they settle in, they quickly find they’re not alone.  But it’s not the house that’s haunted, it’s Malcolm’s girlfriend who is possessed by a demon.  Malcolm hires everyone from a priest to modern day ghostbusters to rid her of this unwelcome intruder, determined not to let the evil spirit ruin his relationship… or, more importantly, his sex life.”

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