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Disney’s Cinderella Trailer: The Costumes of Sandy Powell

The first full-length trailer for Disney’s new live-action adaptation of Cinderella was this week and featured tantalising glimpses of what promises to be a visually gorgeous film. The costumes, designed by three time Academy Award winner Sandy Powell, appear to … Continue reading

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The Muppets Most Wanted: Set and Costume Visit

‘Disney’s Muppets Most Wanted takes the entire Muppets gang on a global tour, selling out grand theatres in some of Europe’s most exciting destinations, including Berlin, Madrid, Dublin and London. But mayhem follows the Muppets overseas, as they find themselves … Continue reading

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Saving Mr. Banks: Costume Design Featurette

A slight but worth watching video about the costume and production design for frothy Walt Disney biography Saving Mr. Banks. If you have not seen the film it won’t spoil anything, and will probably get you wanting to dress in … Continue reading

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Teaser Trailer: Disney’s Maleficent: Evil Wears Fur

Maleficent is a nasty piece of work. She curses a princess, Aurora, to prick her finger on a spinning wheel and die before her 16th birthday. She wears black, has horns on her hat. She is sensational. Disney’s live action … Continue reading

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The Lone Ranger: Never take off the Mask

There is not man behind the mask; the mask is The Lone Ranger. Continue reading

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Oz the Great and Powerful: Close Up Look at the Costumes

A first-hand close-up look at costumes from Oz the Great and Powerful. Continue reading

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Brave: Costume in Animation – Interview with Claudia Chung

Does costume design exist in animated film? Simulation supervisor for Brave, Claudia Chung, discusses its creation, processes and role in the finished movie. Continue reading

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Win Tickets to Pirates of the Caribbean 4 Preview Screening in London

Win two pairs of tickets to an exclusive screening of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides in London on 9th May. Harr! Continue reading

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Tron Legacy: Merchandising the MCP

The proposed ethos behind Tron Legacy merchandising is more than just product; it’s a lifestyle choice. Continue reading

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Pirates of the Caribbean 4: Trailer Raids the Net

The first trailer for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. Costumes are a typically splendid affair. Continue reading