Lobby Cards Tumblr Gives Rare Look At '80s Movies

I recently stumbled onto a treasure trove of rare imagery from '80s cinema. The Lobby Cards Tumblr blog is a visual history of the printed advertisements known as "lobby cards" used by film studios beginning in 1908. These 11 x 14 prints came in sets of 8 or more with the sole purpose of luring the public into the movie theaters.

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