INTO THE WOODS © 2015 Lord Christopher Laverty. All rights reserved.

Journeying Into the Costumes of Into the Woods

Into the Woods opened on Broadway in 1987, with the music and lyrics written by Stephen Sondheim and the book by James Lapine. It is Sondheim’s most performed musical and one of his best known works. The story combines familiar … Continue reading

Peaky Blinders_Cillian Murphy hat top_Image credit Tiger Aspect Productions © 2013 Lord Christopher Laverty. All rights reserved.

Dress like a Peaky Blinder

Let’s get this straight: Peaky Blinders is not Boardwalk Empire. It’s a post World War I gangster drama, during roughly the same time period (1919 as opposed to the early 20’s), it’s gritty, features loyal yet warring brothers, is as … Continue reading

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy_Gary Oldman, John Hurt mid_Image credit Focus Features © 2011 Lord Christopher Laverty. All rights reserved.

Review: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

A classy, very British affair. Continue reading

Film Title: Brooklyns Finest © 2009 Lord Christopher Laverty. All rights reserved.

Brooklyn’s Finest Trailer Kicks All Kinds of Butt

Straight away there are overtones of influential crime thriller New Jack City with branded sportswear and 1920s-30’s style hats. Continue reading