Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio movie costumes from Revolutionary Road...

These mid-1950's inspired costumes were worn by Leonardo Dicaprio and Kate Winslet in the Sam Mendes directed film Revolutionary Road

Leonardo DiCaprio's suit and Kate Winslet's dress 
from Revolutionary Road
Movie costumes from Revolutionary Road
Based on a novel by Richard Yates, the movie follows the story of 'Frank' (Leo) and 'April Wheeler' (Kate) living an unhappy conventional life in the suburbs of Connecticut as their marriage disintegrates.

Leonardo DiCaprio's 1950's suit from Revolutionary Road
Leonardo DiCaprio's 1950s suit from Revolutionary Road

Revolutionary Road movie poster
Revolutionary Road movie poster

Kate Winslet's 1950's dress from Revolutionary Road
Kate Winslet 1950s dress from Revolutionary Road
The costume designs are by Albert Wolsky who was nominated for an Oscar for Revolutionary Road at the 81st Annual Academy Awards, his seventh nomination in total.

Revolutionary Road costumes designed by 
Oscar Nominee Albert Wolsky
Original Revolutionary Road 1950s film costumes
The costumes were on display at ArcLight Hollywood cinema on December 16, 2008.

Saturday, December 13, 2008

Original costumes from the movie Doubt...

These three costumes were worn in the movie Doubt starring Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Amy Adams.
Film costumes from Doubt
Original Doubt film costumes
The predominantly black outfits for a priest, schoolboy and nun from 1964, were photographed on display in the ArcLight Hollywood cinema foyer on December 13, 2008.
Doubt costumes designs by Ann Roth
Actual Doubt movie costumes for a priest, schoolboy and nun in 1964
The 2008 movie Doubt is adapted for the screen by John Patrick Shanley, the creator of the original Pulitzer Prize Winning Play.
Doubt movie poster
Doubt movie poster
Ann Roth the costume designer for Doubt also worked with Meryl Streep on Mamma Mia: The Movie.
Original Doubt movie costumes displayed at ArcLight Hollywood
Costumes from the movie Doubt

Original Mickey Rourke costume from The Wrestler...

This original costume worn by Mickey Rourke in his big comeback movie, The Wrestler, was on display at ArcLight Hollywood on December 13, 2008.

Original costume worn by Mickey Rourke in The Wrestler
Mickey Rourke's costume from The Wrestler movie
Arclight Hollywood display for The Wrestler movie
The Wrestler movie poster display at ArcLight Hollywood
Below is Mickey Rourke's actual costume as aging professional wrestler Randy 'The Ram' Robinson.

Mickey Rourke's wrestling outfit on display at ArcLight Hollywood
The Wrestler film costume on display