These wonderful original costumes are from Ron Howard's 2008 movie retelling the famous post-Watergate television interviews in 1977 between former President Richard Nixon and charismatic British talk show host, David Frost.
Original movie costumes from Frost/Nixon
on display at Universal Studios Hollywood
The movie was nominated for five Oscars at the 81st Annual Academy Awards, including Best Director, Best Picture, Best Editing, Best Writing: Screenplay based on material previously produced or published for Peter Morgan (who had adapted the story from his critically acclaimed stage version) and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role for Frank Langella, who reprised his award-winning theatre role as disgraced former 'President Richard Nixon'.
Frost/Nixon movie poster
Daniel Orlandi was responsible for these late-70's inspired outfits in the movie adaptation and he has recently handled costume design on The Blind Side and Angels & Demons movies.
Authentic Frost/Nixon movie costumes
The costume exhibit features a characteristic look for Patricia McCormack as former First Lady 'Pat Nixon' and retirement clothes worn by Frank Langella as President Nixon.
The photograph above also features a gold dress worn by Renee Zellweger in the Bridget Jones movie sequel (on the far right).
'Pat Nixon' outfit worn by Patricia McCormack in Frost/Nixon
Be sure to check out these other original Frost/Nixon movie costumes worn by Michael Sheen and Frank Langella.
Here's also a short video clip of the fabulous costumes on display at Universal Studios Hollywood on February 11, 2010.
Buy the movie in the USA: Frost/Nixon [Blu-ray]