About us

www.mauvais-genres.com is an Online Store specialized in movie memorabilia, mostly related to “Genre” Movies.

We propose original theatre-used movie posters, original lobby cards and press stills, autographs and movie scripts, rare storyboards, pressbooks and heralds.

We are located in France but we are shipping worldwide. Please note that our website is in both French and English languages. You can select the language at the top left corner of our website.

And because we value our customers, we also provide careful and fast delivery, a "Satisfied or Refunded" Guarantee, and a reactive Customer service.


Dario Argento et Luigi Cozzi soutiennent Mauvais Genres !


From Hobby to Profession

Lionel Faverie, who created the company MAUVAIS GENRES, has worked 15 years in Press and Media Industry. He is passionate about “Genre” movies since he went to 1984 Avoriaz Film Festival at the age of 13, and he is collecting vintage movie documents ever since. By creating www.mauvais-genres.com, he wishes to share his passion and to propose a store fully dedicated to all fellow B-movie lovers.


Joe Dante and Paul Shipper at Mauvais-genres.com during Martigues Sci-Fi Film Festival

Joe Dante and Paul Shipper at Mauvais-genres.com exhibition stand during 2018 Martigues Sci-Fi Film Festival.


Jean-Paul Belmondo et Charles Gérard                   Jean-Pierre Putters                     Philippe Nahon                                  Brian Yuzna


Being committed movie lovers and collectors ourselves, we also propose several Guides and Files for collectors and movie lovers, for example about vintage documents storage and protection, grading systems, sizes and types (links at bottom of this page).

Our website is dedicated to various publics:

- Movie Collectors of course, who are looking for 100% authentic vintage documents, or technical info about their storage and preservation

- Professionals (movie Theatres, bars, restaurants…) or Individuals (Home Cinema) who want a remarkable and vintage decoration

- Film Schools and Students who seek historical and educational documents (scripts, storyboards…)

- Movie Fans who intent to own a prop or a document signed by their favorite artist

- And anybody who wants to offer an original gift, 100% vintage.


Whatever question you may have, our team is at your disposal to answer you as fast as possible. FAQ / Contact us

We thank you for your interest into our website and look forward to having you as our Customer soon!