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Princess gown and glass slipper for Lily James in Cinderella

20 November 2014

It's a challenge nowadays to think of Cinderella. The time of stories seems so far away. Still, the director Kenneth Branagh thought of an artistic reinterpretation of the story into a movie having the same name and due to be launched in March. As from what we have seen till now, it is somptuous and the characters full of charm, the 50s charm as the costume designer Sandy Powell puts it.  So, what Sandy Powell proposes us as the costumes of the characters? What Cinderella wears in the movie?  "I didn't want her in rags, as she is often portrayed in the storybooks," Sandy Powell said. "What I gave her instead is a dress that starts out pretty and ends up looking faded, tired, and worn out."  The entire inspiration was drawn from the 50s. We can see the sisters in yellow and pink sorority sisters dresses that step out as ridiculous. Cate Blanchett is playing the role of the step mother wearing ultra elaborate skirts, hats and dresses. But, the attention is, of course, on Cinderella, the character that makes every girl dream. And, besides the nice dress and the princess gown, the signature stays in the glass slippers. They are based upon  a shoe existed

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Sam Mendes and Skyfall triumph at the Jameson Empire Awards

Sam Mendes and Skyfall triumph at the Jameson Empire Awards

25 March 2013

The best movies of last year were finally revealed at this evening's Jameson Empire Awards, as the public rewarded the movies that won their hearts and minds in 2012. The readers of Empire - the world's biggest movie magazine - voted ...

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Oscar 2013 nominees

Oscar 2013 nominees

11 January 2013

The Oscar nominees for 2013 are now announced and the race for the best films for this year are in a close race. You can choose your favourite from the list but as great titles are in the run, the competition seems ...

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Diane Lane from Unfaithful gets awarded

Diane Lane from Unfaithful gets awarded

2 October 2012

Academy Award-nominated actors Matt Dillon ("Crash") and Diane Lane ("Unfaithful") will be honored with Outstanding Achievement in Cinema Awards at the 15th annual Savannah Film Festival, Oct. 27 - Nov. 3. The film festival, presented by the Savannah College of Art and Design, will also honor actress Michelle Monaghan ("Gone Baby Gone") with ...

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The Dictator Photocall at Cannes

The Dictator Photocall at Cannes

17 May 2012

The Dictator seem to get its form of government into Cannes, also. Luxury cars, yachts, camels, arabic symbols and lots of fun. The Dictator arrives at the Carlton Hotel during the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2012.  The admiral ...

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Gucci and Martin Scorsese at Cannes Film Festival

Gucci and Martin Scorsese at Cannes Film Festival

16 May 2012

When it comes to taking an old piece of art and turning into another succesful modern piece of work, Gucci seems to be the real fan. For this year festival of Cannes, Gucci teams up with Martin Scorsese for the revival ...

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Golden Dartz Kombat from Dartz will debut in the movie “The Dictator”

Golden Dartz Kombat from Dartz will debut in the movie “The Dictator”

20 April 2012

Golden Dartz Kombat from Dartz will debut in the Paramount Pictures movie "THE DICTATOR". Its French release will be on June, the 20th. Also, the car Dartz can be seen at the luxury expo Top Marques Monaco on stand E24.  You can go ...

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Artists and industry innovators flock to Rethink Music 2012

Artists and industry innovators flock to Rethink Music 2012

16 April 2012

Business leaders from such companies as YouTube, Spotify, Converse, the Echo Nest, Pitchfork, Vevo, Nokia, along with artists including Wu-Tang Clan's GZA/The Genius, Karmin, Portugal. The Man and Thievery Corporation will come together to generate solutions to transform the music industry ...

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Titanic - The Shocking Truth

Titanic - The Shocking Truth

12 March 2012

  On 15th of April 1912, the Titanic - the largest moving object ever fashioned by the hand of man hit an iceberg on its maiden voyage and sank in the middle of the North Atlantic, 1507 were lost. The tragedy has ...

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