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“HOLLYWOOD LEATHERNECKS” : MOVIE POSTERS INSPIRED BY MARINES

“A major exhibit at the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Quantico, VA, that provides a glimpse into how the US Marines have been portrayed in American movies from the 1920’s to today.  From 1918 “The Unbeliever” to “Guadalcanal Diary”, “Heartbreak Ridge” and “A Few Good Men”.  Visitors trace Hollywood’s version of Marine Corps History.”

The exhibition features more than 30 posters photographed, restored, printed and framed by Rudinec & Associates.

“Honor, Courage, Commitment”

Sarah, our graphic designer, created this poster for the show “Honor, Courage, Commitment” currently on display at the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, Va. This gallery features works of art between 1975-2015, as is the inaugural exhibit for the recently opened Combat Art Gallery. You can view the art featured in this gallery on the RequestAPrint Marine Corps site http://bit.ly/HonorCourageCommitment. Posters are available for purchase through the Marine Corps Museum Store.

Guns of the “Devil Dogs”: American Rifleman

The August issue of the “American Rifleman” features a number of images from the Marine Corps Art Collection. “Guns of the Devil Dogs” discusses the small arms used during WWI and is illustrated using works by Colonel Charles H. Waterhouse, USMCR.

To view other works in the Marine Corps collection visit www.requestaprint.net/marines