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Dual Analysis: The Young Victoria – Chris’ Thoughts

Our first Dual Analysis with Costumer’s Guide. To kick off, here is what Chris from Clothes on Film had to say. Continue reading

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The Young Victoria: Chris and Maggie Chat About the Film

We discuss the clothing, jewellery, even underwear of The Young Victoria with Maggie from The Costumer’s Guide. Continue reading

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Dual Analysis: The Big Lebowski – KB’s Thoughts

The Big Lebowski is brilliantly designed; the characters are concisely and efficiently illustrated, says KB from FrockTalk.com. Continue reading

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Dual Analysis: The Big Lebowski – Chris’ Thoughts

Let’s tell you why The Big Lebowski costume design rocked in an almost completely non-subtextual way. Continue reading

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The Big Lebowski: Chris and KB Chat About the Film

Recently Clothes on Film chatted with Kristin Burke from FrockTalk about The Big Lebowski. We discussed weightlifting pants and feminism. Continue reading

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Dual Analysis: Rosemary’s Baby – KB’s Thoughts

Part two of a new Dual Analysis. Costume designer Kristin Burke from FrockTalk gives her thoughts on Rosemary’s Baby. Continue reading

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Dual Analysis: Rosemary’s Baby – Chris’ Thoughts

Anthea Sylbert was prolific following Rosemary’s Baby. Roman Polanski’s atmospheric horror was essentially her big break – and one of her toughest challenges too. Continue reading

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Dual Analysis: Beetle Juice – KB’s Thoughts

Beetle Juice was a wakeup call; the so-called ‘goth’ look had been dragged out from obscurity and put on to the big screen. Continue reading

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Dual Analysis: Beetle Juice – Chris’ Thoughts

Attesting that upbeat and silly often go hand in hand, Beetle Juice stands as one of director Tim Burton’s most cheerfully insane projects. Continue reading

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Dual Analysis: Saturday Night Fever

Establishing a new feature at Clothes on Film, the following review is written in collaboration with costume designer Kristin M. Burke. Continue reading