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  • The Counsellor trailer hits with high-shine sartorial gloss.

  • Costume designer Michael Kaplan reminisces with Clothes on Film about creating dark tourist Marla Singer in Fight Club.

  • Spoiler warning: We examine the use of suits, iron or otherwise, in Iron Man 3 to conceal and recreate identity.


  • Armour and indecisiveness: Audrey Hepburn is more than a little black dress in Breakfast at Tiffany’s.


  • Cosmopolis satisfies as everything avant-garde cinema should be; an immaculate journey into weird.

  • The religious and cultural significance of the costume design in foreign language Oscar winner A Separation.

  • Watch the first trailer for Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows and burst with costume excitement.


  • Gena Rowlands’ costumes as Gloria evocate character through a fashionable capsule wardrobe.

  • With exclusive insight from costume designer Catherine Marie Thomas, we analyse Sandra Bullock’s low volume, big impact wardrobe in The Proposal.

  • Costume designer Michael Kaplan took time away from Star Trek 2 to chat exclusively to Clothes on Film about Ghost Protocol.


  • Enjoyably daft fare with enough fast cars and desirable clobber to keep you cooing until the credits.

  • Groundbreaking film La Dolce Vita offers a conflicting portrayal of masculinity.