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Poll: Best Movie Posters Featuring or Inspired by Famous Paintings

Which poster is the best adaptation from the painting?

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If you feel a deja vu feeling about this poll, here is a similiar poll: Favorite artwork that inspired a movie or scene?

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    The Da Vinci Code (2006)

    Monalisa - Leonardo da Vinci

    Link to see the painting: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/6a/Mona_Lisa.jpg

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    Dolph Lundgren, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bruce Willis, Jet Li, Chuck Norris, Jason Statham, Scott Adkins, Terry Crews, Nan Yu, Randy Couture, and Liam Hemsworth in The Expendables 2 (2012)

    The Last Supper - Leonardo da Vinci

    Link to see the painting: http://www.jaydax.co.uk/lastsupper/lastsuppertongerlocopyz.jpg

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    Kirsten Dunst in Melancholia (2011)

    Ophelia - John Everett Millais

    Link to see the painting: http://monyeux.files.wordpress.com/2011/11/ophelia-millais.jpg

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    The Fall (2006)

    Face of Mae West - Salvador Dali

    Link to see the painting: http://jaced.com/blogpix/2007/faceofmaewest-001.jpg

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    The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)

    Christ of Saint John of the Cross - Salvador Dali

    Link to see the painting: http://media.liveauctiongroup.net/i/11432/11713349_1.jpg

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    The Descent (2005)

    In Voluptas Mors - Salvador Dali

    Link to see the painting: http://www.allposters.com/IMAGES/FOT/FN0936.jpg

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    The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

    Also inspired by In Voluptas Mors - Salvador Dali

    Link to see the painting: http://www.allposters.com/IMAGES/FOT/FN0936.jpg

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    Henry Thomas and Pat Welsh in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

    The Creation of Adam - Michelangelo

    Link to see the painting: http://www.wellcorps.com/images/fig11.png

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    Bruce Almighty (2003)

    Also inspired by The Creation of Adam - Michelangelo

    Link to see the painting: http://www.wellcorps.com/images/fig11.png

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    Madea's Family Reunion (2006)

    Portrait of Marilyn Monroe - Andy Warhol

    Link to see the painting: http://photoimpactpl.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/imgpress.jpeg

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    Midnight in Paris (2011)

    Starry Night - Vincent Van Gogh

    Link to see the painting: http://www.vggallery.com/painting/f_0612.jpg

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    For Richer or Poorer (1997)

    American Gothic - Grant Wood

    Link to see painting: http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/files/aic/6565.jpg

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    Scream (1996)

    The Scream - Edvard Munch

    Link to see the painting: http://www.abcgallery.com/M/munch/munch32.jpg

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    Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, and Daniel Stern in Home Alone (1990)

    Also inspired by The Scream - Edvard Munch

    Link to see the painting: http://www.abcgallery.com/M/munch/munch32.jpg

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    Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

    The Girl with Pearl Earring - Johannes Vermeer

    Link to see the painting: http://www.artble.com/imgs/8/8/c/218507/girl_with_a_pearl_earring.jpg

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    For Colored Girls (2010)

    Composition with Red Blue and Yellow - Piet Mondrian

    Link to see the painting: http://www.abcgallery.com/M/mondrian/mondrian77.jpg

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    Christina's World - Andrew Wyeth

    Link to see the painting: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/a/a2/Christinasworld.jpg

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    The Exorcist (1973)

    The Empire of Lights - René Magritte

    Link to see the painting: http://www.learnvray.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/magritte-final-big.jpg

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    Metropolis (1927)

    The Tower of Babel - Pieter Bruegel the Elder

    Link to see the painting: http://www.wallchan.com/images/thumbs/110352.jpg

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    Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway in Chinatown (1974)

    Job Cigarette - Alphonse Mucha

    Link to see the painting: https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/118/257993505_710a60a067.jpg

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    Leonardo DiCaprio in Inception (2010)

    Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog - Caspar David Friedrich

    Link to see the painting: http://dreamsyntax.org/documents/content/004_original_wanderer.jpg