We’re over half of the way through the year, so it’s time to look back and celebrate the best movie poster designs of 2024 so far. We’ve seen some Oscar-worthy poster design in the past few months (there were some duds too, and we’ll look at those in another feature in the next couple of days).

From delightfully minimalist monster movie character posters to surprisingly erotic super hero teasers, the best movie posters of the year so far have tended to avoid the typical floating heads design to catch our attention with simple but well-executed ideas. Here’s our pick of the bunch (Also see our pick of the best film posters of all time for more inspiration).