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Boardwalk Empire: Why Men Should Embrace the Dandy Man

Boardwalk Empire heralds the return of the dandy man. Continue reading

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Black Swan: Amy Westcott Interview

Amy Westcott talks exclusively to Clothes on Film about her process on Black Swan, that Oscar snub and the recent controversy surrounding herself and Rodarte. Continue reading

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83rd Academy Awards Snub Big Costume Movies

The 83rd Academy Award nominations were not especially surprising, but for Best Costume Design category there were a couple of major upsets. Continue reading

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Costume Designer Theoni V. Aldredge Passes Away

A real legend of the industry, costume designer Theoni V. Aldredge, has died. Continue reading

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Review: Black Swan

A ferocious work from a filmmaker at the height of his game, Black Swan is an incredibly satisfying piece of cinema. Continue reading

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Costume Designers Guild Nominations: 2011

The Costume Designers Guild (CDG) has served up their nominations for this year. Continue reading

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X-Men: First Class Costumes

Some official images have surfaced for X-Men: First Class. The sixties costumes vibe is not excessive, however. Continue reading

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Review: The King’s Speech

A majestic tale set in a buttoned-up world of repressed emotion. Continue reading

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Black Swan: Interview with Darren Aronofsky

Clothes on Film chatted with Darren Aronofsky about the challenges of portraying perfection in Black Swan, method acting and The Wolverine. Continue reading

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First Official Image: Sherlock Holmes 2

Sherlock Holmes 2 rounds out a week of costume reveals with this first official image. Continue reading