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19 Foreign Movie Posters That Will Melt Your Mind (PICTURES)

Huffington Post     First Posted: 06/29/10 06:12 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 05:20 PM ET

When our movies go overseas, it's natural that they'd have to tweak the titles and posters to fit a different audience. However, when our movies go to places like Russia, Poland, and Japan (to name a few) the adapted movie posters can not only blow your mind with their absurdity, but make the film nearly unrecognizable. We're not sure why Poland reduced "The Fly" to a cartoon fly throwing up, or why Russia thinks "Star Wars" deserves a poster with a cowboy on it, but it's become obvious that something gets lost in translation when these changes are made.

*Some of the posters are attributed to the continent of Africa, as we were unsure of the specific nation they were from.

The Fly - Poland
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Hey, remember that scene where Jeff Goldblum throws up on his food to eat it? Let's make that the whole movie! (source)
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