These classic movie posters, created for Swedish audiences, make art out of even the cheesiest movies of the early twentieth century.

Metropolis, 1927

(via Geeky Nerfherder)

Woman in the Moon, 1929

Frankenstein, 1931

Mummy, 1932

(via Wrong Side of the Art)

King Kong, 1933

The Black Cat, 1934

The Invisible Ray, 1935

The Walking Dead, 1936

Things to Come, 1936

The Invisible Man Returns, 1940

The Wolf Man, 1941

King of the Rocket Men, 1949

Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars, 1950

The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)

Flash Gordon, 1951

Creature from the Black Lagoon, 1954

This Island Earth, 1955

Earth vs. the Flying Saucers, 1956

Invasion of the Saucerman, 1957

The Invisible Boy, 1958

The Spider (also known as Earth vs. the Spider), 1958


The posters are from Heritage Auctions.