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Marianne’s vintage-inspired ensembles include a baby blue and white checked shift, a frothy mint-coloured midi with broderie detailing and, most notably, the black spaghetti-strap sundress that threw fashion internet into a collective tizzy in its rush to find a similar version. The costumes, by the groundbreaking designer André Courrèges (credited with putting women in trousers and introducing the mini to France) are a visual feast of skimpy monochrome bikinis, crisp pastel shirts (collar popped, naturally) and the trapeze silhouette which made Courrèges’ name.
Honest and hard-working Texas rancher Homer Bannon has a conflict with his unscrupulous, selfish, arrogant and egotistical son Hud, who sank into alcoholism after accidentally killing his brother in a car crash. A senator returns to a western town for the funeral of an old friend and tells the story of his origins. The bumbling Inspector Clouseau travels to Rome to catch a notorious jewel thief known as "The Phantom" before he conducts his most daring heist yet: a princess' priceless diamond with one slight imperfection, known as "The Pink Panther". Charlie is approached by his crook brother Chico, who is chased by two gangsters.
With January comes reflection – the highs and the lows, the failures and the achievements – so it is with this in mind that we look back the most stylish films of 2014… 1. While investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve. A naive hustler travels from Texas to New York City to seek personal fortune, finding a new friend in the process. Fellini’s Casanova was the director’s 12th and most expensive film.
a list of 226 titles A bitter, aging couple, with the help of alcohol, use their young houseguests to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other over the course of a distressing night. Snobbish phonetics Professor Henry Higgins agrees to a wager that he can make flower girl Eliza Doolittle presentable in high society.
Her enviable Dior wardrobe, conceived by Raf Simons during the designer’s lamentably brief time helming the maison, is heavy on crisp, asymmetric shirt dresses and billowing, mid-length summer whites – timeless summer staples with a twist.OK, so this isn’t a film, strictly speaking, but who can deny the power of Marianne’s Episode 8 wardrobe?
A homely but vivacious young woman dodges the amorous attentions of her father's middle-aged employer while striving to capture some of the glamorous life of her swinging London roommate. The film is a decidedly grotesque one, which serves to shatter the mythology surrounding the fabled fornicator at its centre. Having recently been uprooted to Milan, Rocco and his four brothers each look for a new way in life when a prostitute comes between Rocco and his brother Simone. The slave Spartacus leads a violent revolt against the decadent Roman Republic. Home Culture Film 5 Of The Most Stylish Films Of 2014. A wealthy San Francisco socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small Northern California town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds suddenly begin to attack people. In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazis judged for war crimes. The pair’s breezy separates and light-coloured palette serves to further differentiate them from Matt Damon’s unnerving Tom Ripley, who worms his way into their confidence (but spends most of the film dressed as a suburban OAP).All of Wes Anderson’s films are stylish in their own way, and offbeat coming-of-age story , and, of course, the clothes. An up-and-coming pool player plays a long-time champion in a single high-stakes match.
It remains as chic and wearable today as it did in the ‘50s.Set in the misty Tuscan hills (Italy is clearly a recurring theme), this heady coming-of-age story sees Liv Tyler, straw sunhat in hand, float around in a ‘90s dream-girl uniform of ruffled floral frocks, ditzy slip dresses and white cotton crop tops.
It was shot in Cinecittà studios where the director dreamt up his own version of 18th-century Venice, with extravagant sets and Oscar-winning costumes (courtesy of Danilo Donati). A Phoenix secretary embezzles forty thousand dollars from her employer's client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.
Protagonists Elio and Oliver are both fond of oversized shirts, short shorts and loud prints, and, judging by men’s summer fashion today, it’s caught on. Visions, memories, and mysticism all help a 40-something woman to find the strength to leave her cheating husband. An entomologist on vacation is trapped by local villagers into living with a woman whose life task is shoveling sand for them.
The actors are the patients. A Jewish pawnbroker, victim of Nazi persecution, loses all faith in his fellow man until he realizes too late the tragedy of his actions.