BySarah Gibson, writer at Creators.co
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Arrogance, being good in bed, and champagne doesn't exhaust the list of things French people can do very, very well, according to stereotypes. Oh no, it also turns out that those Gallic greats can also do cult psychedelic movie posters... Fantastically.

Check out these incredible pieces of art for cinema greats like A Clockwork Orange and Planet of the Apes, and see if you prefer them to the original.

The Mysterious Island (1929)

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King Kong (1933)

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It Came from Outer Space (1953)

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The Creature from the Black Lagoon (1955)

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Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956)

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Forbidden Planet (1956)

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Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)

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The Land Unknown (1957)

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Quatermass II: Enemy from Space (1957)

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House on Haunted Hill (1959)

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Eyes Without a Face (1960)

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The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)

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Dinosaurus! (1961)

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First Men in the Moon (1964)

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Superman Le Diabolique (1967)

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Planet of the Apes (1968)

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Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970)

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The Clockwork Orange (1971)

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Sleeper (1974)

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Rollerball (1975)

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Futureworld (1976)

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Stalker (1981)

Woah. As far as animation goes, that's definitely some of the trippiest.

Did you enjoy the neon candy-scapes of those psychedelic French posters?

(Source: io9)

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