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My Fake Criterion Covers

by Alex K
Here, in chronological order of their appearance on theauteurs.com, are my fake Criterion covers. Thanks to Samantha for the idea. My personal favorites are bolded. The Big Lebowski Norbit Burn! Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me Eyes Wide Shut A Clockwork Orange Staying Alive Dead Man The Name of the Rose Alien Zelig Love and Death 2001: A Space Odyssey Tropic Thunder Burn! Second attempt. Primer Zulu Delicatessen Brazil Aguirre, the Wrath of God For the “Films that take place in the jungle” challenge Downhill Racer 1991: The Year Punk Broke Dune For the “Films with Brad Dourif in them” challenge. Fanon For a challenge entry about “dream… Read more

Here, in chronological order of their appearance on theauteurs.com, are my fake Criterion covers. Thanks to Samantha for the idea. My personal favorites are bolded.

The Big Lebowski
Norbit
Burn!
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me
Eyes Wide Shut
A Clockwork Orange
Staying Alive
Dead Man
The Name of the Rose
Alien
Zelig
Love and Death
2001: A Space Odyssey
Tropic Thunder
Burn! Second attempt.
Primer
Zulu
Delicatessen
Brazil
Aguirre, the Wrath of God For the “Films that take place in the jungle” challenge
Downhill Racer
1991: The Year Punk Broke
Dune For the “Films with Brad Dourif in them” challenge.
Fanon For a challenge entry about “dream projects” or something.
Lost Highway
Evil Dead 2
I Hate Me Too Again, for a challenge.
Calling All Quakers! For the Troy McClure movies challenge.
Locker Room Towel Fight: The Blinding of Larry Driscoll Ditto.
The Battle of Algiers A cover for a remake that should never be made.
Shallow Grave
Full Metal Jacket
Rosemary’s Baby
Gray Matter For the Stephen King challenge.
Rope
King of New York
Nineteen Eighty-Four
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me Second attempt.
Vincent Ward’s Alien 3 for the Greatest Films Never Made challenge
Sergei Eisenstein’s Das Kapital for the same challenge
The Office UK For the series/miniseries challenge.
The Baader-Meinhof Complex
Synecdoche, New York
Red Desert For the Movies with a color or the word “color” in the title challenge.
Big Trouble in Little China
Dr. Strangelove

Some have turned out better than others, but I’ve had a lot of fun making them all.

Fellow Fakers with lists: Samantha, Sekzee, and Drew

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