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Costume-Wardrobe (feature film)

Accidental Tourist, The (1988) as Wardrobe (London)
A married man loses his son and separates from his wife when he cannot deal with the loss well. He meets a woman who begins to change his bleak outlook on life.
Mona Lisa (1986) as Wardrobe Supervisor
Duet For One (1986) as Wardrobe Mistress
When Stephanie, a famous violinist, contracts multiple sclerosis her life begins to fall apart. Her career ends, her husband leaves her for another woman and her favorite pupil leave the country. Unable to bear all this loss, Stephanie attempts suicide.
A Room With a View (1986) as Costume Supervisor
An Englishwoman visiting Florence is torn between her straitlaced fiance and a young Bohemian.
The Hunger (1983) as Wardrobe Supervisor
A centuries-old female vampire falls for a beautiful young research doctor.
Witness For The Prosecution (1982)
With its high-powered cast, this remake of Billy Wilder's 1957 screen classic offers Ralph Richardson in his final TV role, as the shrewd but ill-tempered defense counsel, and Deborah Kerr in her first, as the garrulous nurse with the thankless task of seeing to his well-being. The ubiquitous John G
The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)
Co-stars have an affair while filming the story of a doomed love.
Awakening, The (1980) as Costume Supervisor
Archeologist Matthew Corbeck (Charlton Heston), obsessed with the legend of Egyptian princess Kara--who was forced into an incestuous affair with her father and later killed him--travels to the Middle East to uncover her tomb. Disregarding the curse associated with the legend, Corbeck pillages the burial site and brings the loot back to a London museum, unaware that his daughter was born at the very moment he broke the seal on Kara's tomb. After a quick 18 years fly by, Corbeck's daughter, Margaret (Stephanie Zimbalist), becomes possessed by the long-dormant spirit of Kara and the bodies start to pile up.
Corn Is Green, The (1979)
In this remake of the 1944 Bette Davis movie, reuniting Katharine Hepburn and director George Cukor for the tenth time in forty-seven years (he directed her in her first movie, "A Bill of Divorcement," in 1932), Lilly Moffat, the strong-willed spinster teacher, goes again on her mission to educate t
Dracula (1979) as Costumes Supervisor
When a schooner is wrecked off Whitby the only survivor is Count Dracula who has arrived with large amounts of Transylvanian soil to take up residence in Carfax Abbey. He makes friends with Dr Seward who runs the local asylum and with his daughter Lucy, her friend Mina, and with Jonathan Harker, Lucy's solicitor fiance. But almost immediately, Mina dies from loss of blood, and just possibly this may not be a coincidence.
Man In The Iron Mask, The (1977)
A stylish new version of the Dumas swashbuckler, mixing fact and fictitious derring-do and telling of Louis XIV's identical twin. It already had been filmed a half-dozen times in several variations. This production earned Emmy Award nominations for writer William Bast and costumer Olga Lehmann.
The People That Time Forgot (1977) as Costumes
An Army major fights to rescue his friend from a prehistoric jungle beneath the South Pole.
Zeppelin (1971) as Ward supv
The outbreak of World War I places Scots officer Geoffrey Richter-Douglas in an uncomfortable position. Although his allegiance is to Britain, his mother was from an aristocratic Bavarian family, and he spent his summers in Germany as a child. When Geoffrey is approached by a German spy who offers him a chance to defect, he reports the incident to his superiors, but instead of arresting the spy they suggest that he accept her offer--and become an Allied agent. In Germany, among old friends, Geoffrey discovers that loyalty is more complicated than he expected, especially when he finds himself aboard the maiden voyage of a powerful new prototype Zeppelin, headed for Scotland on a secret mission that could decide the outcome of the war.
Battle of Britain (1969) as Ward mistress
England defends itself against the Nazi Blitz.
Only When I Larf (1968) as Ward mistress
Three con artist try to fool an African militant by selling him a bogus shipment of arms. Things go awry however, when the three have plotted to double-cross each other in trying to take the money.
The Collector (1965) as Ward mistress, British staff
A disturbed young man kidnaps a woman he's been stalking.
Having a Wild Weekend (1965) as Wardrobe
Advertising executives turn a model''s romance with a stunt man into a publicity stunt.
The Three Lives of Thomasina (1963) as Ward mistress
A young Scottish girl's cat, Thomasina, apparently dies at the hands of her widowed veterinarian father. The strained relationship between the girl and her father is eventually repaired with the return of Thomasina and the aid of a beautiful and mysterious "witch" who seems to have powers to revive and heal animals.
In Search of the Castaways (1962) as Ward mistress
The Grant children _know_ their shipwrecked father must still be alive. Didn't he send them a message in a bottle? They search, through earthquake, fire, flood, and cannibal tribe.
The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962) as Ward mistress
A boy from the Irish slums reviews his troubled past while training for a school race.

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