*Pictorial Snipe - Although these were rarely used,
the studios issued a snipe when they needed to change "artwork."
This was more cost effective than reissuing a new poster.
* Theatre Snipe - These were created by individual
theatres to post specific information about their theatre such as theatre
location, times of showings, etc. These were very often used with window
cards and stock sheets.
Snipes come in a variety of sizes, depending on their
- Theatre snipes are also not considered very collectible
for this same reason.
- The pictorial snipes are considered more collectible
because they normally have artwork AND film information.