Who cares about the men? They always wear suits or sweaty T-shirts.
But from the beginning of cinema, Hollywood's ladies have gotten swathed and feathered and dressed and undressed in ways that have made the fashion world rock with diversity and delight.
My 10 all-time fave looks are:
A new book called Divas on Screen: Black Women in American Film by Mia Mask examines five African American film icons, discussing:
Dorothy Dandridge's status as a sexual commodity in films such as Tamango, revealing the contradictory discourses regarding race and sexuality in segregation-era ... More >>