Movie posters for the films "Star Wars" (1977), "Blade Runner" (1982), and "The Shawshank Redemption" (1994) were created by Drew Struzan. He did not make a movie poster for the 1987 film "Jaws", directed by Steven Spielberg, based on the 1974 novel "Jaws" by Peter Benchley. A film produced by Richard D. Zanuck and David Brown. The movie poster for "Jaws" was created by Roger Kastel.

Kastel (born c. 1932) is a famed American artist. Besides his work for "Jaws", his other work has included the poster for "The Empire Strikes Back" (1980). A native of White Plains, New York, Kastel has commuted to Manhattan, New York to attend classes at the Art Students League.

Today, film critics and dedicated cinephiles tell us that the "Jaws" poster is now very iconic. They also like to point out that it was effective since it was composed to tell us exactly about the kind of entertainment we could expect from the movie. Potential fans were clearly told, "The poster's composition, colors, and simple visual story imparted a strong message. It was clear and motivating, contributing to "Jaws" becoming the first blockbuster summer film of 1987."

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