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With Anthony Hopkins as Alfred Hitchcock and Helen Mirren as his wife Alma the film Hitchcock, in cinemas now, is sure to be great. It follows the course of their relationship throughout the filming of Psycho. Scarlett Johansson stars as Janet Leigh and Toni Collette gives a fantastic performance as Hitchcock’s secretary Peggy Robertson. All three leading ladies wear fantastic vintage glasses and cat eye sunglasses.
A popular shape for ladies worn by glamour girls such as Marilyn Monroe and Grace Kelly, cat eye glasses are back in fashion!
Hit Australian sitcom Winners and Losers is making it’s way to the UK soon. One of the stars, Melissa Bergland (aka Jenny Gross) wears wonderful Cat Eye glasses very similar to our Black Eyewear Alice.
Winners and Losers is a comedy about four women who had been ‘losers’ in high school but who realise, at a high school reunion ten years later, they are really winners. Subsequently they purchase a lottery ticket together and become actual winners. Look out for this fresh show and its retro styled eyewear!
Set to release in the UK on the 26th October, The Help is a film based on Kathryn Stockett’s book of the same name. Set in 1960’s Mississippi, Skeeter Phelan an aspiring journalist decides to interview the town’s African American maids and write a book detailing the day to day hardships they face taking care of prominent southern families. While the film has divided the opinion of American audiences the feel of the 1960’s is undeniable and includes some fantastic cat eye sunglasses and upswept glasses.
Jessica Chastain as Celia Foote can be seen in frames similar to our AA Miami.
Nigel Slater’s memoir Toast was recently adapted for TV and shown on BBC1. Set in 1960s Britain the drama featured iconic eyewear of the period.
Even Nigel’s father, played here by Ken Stott, sports 1950s style frames similar to our Retro 1D TTG.