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Did you know... that there are some great reference websites that EVERY movie poster collector should be aware of?

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Added: 07/09/2012

We use a lot of different reference websites to do research on the items we are consigned. Below we provide a list and basic description of all these websites so that you too can use these wonderful references.

-eMoviePoster.com Auction History - Our Auction History is a great resource for not only finding out how much items sell for, but also to get a sense of rarity, and to simply enjoy browsing hundreds of thousands of great movie posters.

-Learn About Movie Posters - This is the premiere movie poster reference site that has an unbelievable amount of information to help collectors. Some of the information is free and some requires a paid account, but the paid account is very affordable ($5 a month) and really gives some great tools not found anywhere else. Just a few of the reference materials they have include:

* Identifying and dating Stamps and Stickers for verifying originals
* Gathered poster artist info off THOUSANDS of posters
* Poster Artist Signature Identification Log
* Country Identification Charts
* French Visa Censor Log
* French Printers Log
* Japanese Eiren Log
* 1000s of lithography plate numbers
* Lithographers logos.. for time period identification
* NSS number logs with over 15,000 trailers AND 25,000 posters
* Movie Studio logos .. for time period identification
* over 25,000 Production Codes for press still identification
* almost 5000 portrait codes for portrait still identification
* AND A LOT MORE!

Authentication Websites - Sites that help collectors determine if posters are original.
--Moviepostercollectors.com Authentication page
--Movie Poster Authenticating
--MPGrading.com - They actually do forensic testing and provide paid authentication services.

General Movie & Related Reference
--IMDb.com - The #1 site for movies, TV shows, and people in film
--NYTimes.com movies section - Has a searchable database of critic reviews of films from when they were originally released going back many, many years.
--IBDB.com for Broadway stage plays
--CITWF.com - Another useful movie website we use for finding more obscure titles.
--AllMovie.com - Similar to IMDb.com
--Turner Classic Movies
--The Swedish Film Database - For Swedish movies
--Zweitausendeins.de Filmlexikon - For German movies

Sites About Specific Types of Posters or Topics
--The Art of Poster
- Probably the best Polish poster reference site.
--Terry Posters - For Czech posters (plus some Polish)
--Poster Treasures - For German poster reference
--The Forum On-Line Art Gallery - This is their war poster reference page.
--Glamour Girls of the Silver Screen - For actress identification


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