10 Ways to Make Your Home Theater More Like a Real Theater



What's the No. 1 absolute-must-have decorative item for a home theater? Movie posters. At the theater, posters are actually relegated to the lobbies and hallways, but in a home theater you can customize as much as you please with posters that pay homage to the very best of cinema.

Inexpensive reproduction prints of movie posters are easy to find online at sites like Amazon and AllPosters.com. But if you want to take an extra step, hunt around for original posters on eBay. Original posters can be classic works of art and cost far more than $15 reproduction prints; they're printed on higher quality paper and in limited numbers. Whether you're buying inexpensive posters or rare originals, make sure to frame them -- even simple black frames will dramatically improve the presentation.