Posted on 07/03/2014 by David in Movie Style Icons.
Love everyone! I’m Barbarella, the sexy intergalactic space babe with a penchant for Perspex bras, thigh-length boots and brown net body stocking. Remember me? No, nothing to do with Barb Wire – that was Pamela Anderson – and my anti-gravity striptease scene was far classier than hers swinging topless from a trapeze while being sprayed enthusiastically […]
Posted on 07/02/2014 by David in Movie Style Icons.
Who could forget Dynasty? A soap opera where luxurious mansions and extravagant hats were de rigueur, women were seen dripping in diamonds, and champagne was flowing as freely as tap water in my house. Weddings and kidnappings were as common as rain in London, the dead came back to life (or was it Dallas?) and […]
Posted on 10/01/2014 by David in Movie Style Icons.
That dear old Norma, she certainly knew how to dress the part and live like a star. Sure, she was misunderstood and a bit nutty at times. But I’m one to embrace the madness and find her just as endearing as Baby Jane. It wasn’t her fault the movies spoke, the chimp died and the […]
Posted on 25/05/2013 by David in Movie Style Icons.
Is it the percussive rhythm of the trailer, the Beyoncé and Lana Del Rey songs, the vulgarising use of 3D or my love of Francis Scott Fitzgerald’s novel that compelled me to book my ticket to see The Great Gatsby? What really clinched the deal for me was that the novel was set during the […]