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Costume-Wardrobe (feature film)

1.
WUSA (1970) as Miss Woodward's cost
Rheinhardt, a cynical drifter, gets a job as an announcer for right-wing radio station WUSA in New Orleans. Rheinhardt is content to parrot WUSA's reactionary editorial stance on the air, even if he doesn't agree with it. Rheinhardt finds his cynical detachment challenged by a lady friend, Geraldine, and by Rainey, a neighbor and troubled idealist who becomes aware of WUSA's sinister, hidden purpose. And when events start spinning out of control, even Rheinhardt finds he must take a stand.
2.
The Big Cube (1969) as Gowns
LSD almost ruins the life of a former actress and her stepdaughter.
3.
Daddy's Gone A-Hunting (1969) as Costumes
4.
The Secret Life of an American Wife (1968) as Gowns designed by
An insecure housewife has an affair with a well-known cinema actor, in order to prove to her husband that she's still a desireable woman.
5.
The Boston Strangler (1968) as Costume Supervisor
Federal and local law officers try to catch a deadly serial killer.
6.
Valley of the Dolls (1967) as Gowns des
Valley of the dolls tells the story of three remarkable women whose lives are affected by show-business celebrity. Neely O'Hara struggles to make it on the Broadway stage. Yet, when she's reached the pinacle of success in that arena, she finds the view from the top lonely, empty, and unfulfilling. Anne, a small-town New England girl, is unable to resist the temptation of the bright lights of New York. She finds a secretarial job with Lyon Burke -- a well-known entertainment attorney -- who numbers among his clients the creme de la creme of show-business elite (Neely O'Hara among them). After being asked by a photographer to "fill in" for a model who fails to appear for a job, Anne is suddenly catapulted into the role of super-model. Her face is everywhere -- magazine covers, billboards, and television. Soon Neely and Anne find themselves competing for the affections of Lyon. Meanwhile, struggling starlit Jennifer, is forced to make "B" movies in order to make a living for herself and her over-demanding mother.
7.
Signpost to Murder (1965) as Miss Woodward's gowns by
A convicted murderer, who escaped from a mental institution, hides out in the home of a woman whose husband is missing.
8.
Mary Mary (1963) as Costumes
A man on the verge of divorce is shocked by his wife's glamorous makeover.
9.
Take Her, She's Mine (1963) as Gowns des
A father attempts to protect his college-age daughter from trouble which leads to scandal.
10.
The Stripper (1963) as Gowns des
Lila Green is an insecure and aging showgirl for Madame Olga's stage shows. When her boyfriend, Rick, runs off with the shows money, Madame Olga and Ronny let Lila go. Lila goes to stay with her old neighbours, Helen Bard and her teenage son, Kenny. Lila decides to go out and get a regular job and try and live a normal life. All seem well until, Lila and Kenny stop fighting their attraction for one another.
11.
From the Terrace (1960) as Gowns des
Alfred Eaton, an ambitious young executive, climbs to the top of New York's financial world as his marriage crumbles. At the brink of attaining his career goals, he is forced to choose between business success, married to the beautiful, but unfaithful Mary and starting over with his true love, the much younger Natalie.
12.
The Lieutenant Wore Skirts (1956) as Costume Design
A middle-aged man is left to tend house while his wife is accepted by the Air Force training program and becomes a Lieutenant.
13.
The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956) as Costume Design
14.
The Bottom of the Bottle (1956) as Costume Design
Patrick Martin (Joseph Cotten), known as P.M., is a wealthy attorney and rancher big-man-in-town in the border town of Nogales, Arizona. He returns home to find his brother Donald (Van Johnson)hiding in his garage. A former drunkard, Donald had been sent to the penitentiary five years previously for killing a man in a barroom brawl. It was in self-defense but P.M. hadn't defended his brother and he was convicted. Donald has escaped and wants his brother to help him across the Santa Cruz River into the Mexico-side Nogales, where his wife (Shirley Patterson as Shawn Smith)and children (Kim Charney and Sandy Deschler) are in dire straits. The straits get even dier when P.M. tells him the river is flooded and it will be days before anyone can cross. And P.M. is all a'twitter because his wife Nora (Ruth Roman), whom he married after Donald had gone to prison, doesn't know about his jail-bird brother. He introduces Donald to Nora and the rest of his Cadillac Cowboy and ranch society friends as an old friend, and is kept busy trying to make sure old Donald doesn't find anything harder that ginger ale to drink. Donald gets a telephone call telling him that his family has gone from dire straits to destitution and when P.M. won't get some money to them through his contacts in the Mexico side of Nogales, Donald knocks him down and grabs a couple of bottles of whiskey and dashes out of the house into the rain.
15.
Bus Stop (1956) as Costume Design
An innocent cowboy kidnaps a small-time singer with whom he's infatuated.
16.
23 Paces to Baker Street (1956) as Costume Design
A blind playwright living in London overhears part of a conversation that propels him into a desperate race to find a kidnapped child.
17.
The Proud Ones (1956) as Costume Design
Marshal Silver is run out of town under suspicion of being a trigger-happy killer after shooting a hired gun of Honest John Barrett. A placid life in a new town is interrupted by the reappearance of Barrett, old enemies and the son of the hired gun from years ago, Anderson.
18.
How To Be Very, Very Popular (1955) as Costume Design
Song-and-dance girls Curly and Stormy Tornado hide out with the guys at Bristol College when they know they can identify the killer of a fellow performer at their San Francisco cabaret. But they rather stand out in their stage costumes and soon all sorts of trouble is heading their way. The fact that Curly has been hypnotised doesn't help.
19.
The Rains of Ranchipur (1955) as Costume Design
A spoiled, married English woman falls in love with an Indian doctor.
20.
The Tall Men (1955) as Costume Design
Two brothers, Ben and Clint, join a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. While heading for Texas they save Nella from the Indians, and she decides to ride with them. Ben and Nella start to get romantic, but Ben isn't ambitious enough for her, and she soon meets up with the boss of the cattle drive. Will she make the right choice, and, more impotantly, will the cattle make it to Montana !
21.
Gentlemen Marry Brunettes (1955) as Costume Design
A sister act in Paris tries to top their aunts' escapades there during the roaring twenties.
22.
The Left Hand of God (1955) as Costume Design
The new priest at a Chinese mission takes an unorthodox approach to spreading God's word.
23.
White Feather (1955) as Costume Design
The story of the peace mission from the US cavalary to the Cheyenne Indians in Wyoming during the 1870s. The mission is threatened when one the officers falls for the chief's daughter.
24.
The Seven Year Itch (1955) as Costume Design
A married man whose wife is on vacation falls for the blonde bombshell upstairs.
25.
River of No Return (1954) as Costume Design
A frontier farmer takes off with his son and a saloon singer after the man who stole his rifle and his horse.
26.
King of the Khyber Rifles (1954) as Costume Design
A half-Indian, half-British soldier is given command of a native fighting unit by the ruling British to squelch the uprisings of a rebellious guerilla group.
27.
Princess of the Nile (1954) as Costume Design
Time: A.D. 1249. Shalimar, an Egyptian princess, striving to rid her country of its Bedouin conquerors, forms an alliance with Prince Haidi, son of the Caliph of Bagdad. She practices her intrigues both at the court and, disguised as a dancing girl, in the market place.
28.
Three Young Texans (1954) as Costume Design
A western about a Texan who robs a train in an effort to prevent his father from committing the crime, a young girl who attempts to help him after learning about the theft, and a cowboy friend who demands a share of the money.
29.
Broken Lance (1954) as Cost des by
Cattle baron Matt Devereaux raids a copper smelter that is polluting his water, then divides his property among his sons. Son Joe takes responsibility for the raid and gets three years in prison. Matt dies from a stroke partly caused by his rebellious sons and when Joe gets out he plans revenge.
30.
Hell and High Water (1954) as Costume Design
A privately-financed scientist and his colleagues hire an ex-Navy officer (Widmark) to conduct an Alaskan submarine expedition in order to prevent a Red Chinese anti-American plot that may lead to World War III. Mixes deviously plotted schoolboy fiction with submarine spectacle and cold war heroics.
31.
The Raid (1954) as Costume Design
A group of confederate prisoners escape to Canada and plan to rob the banks and set fire to the small town of Saint Albans in Vermont. To get the lie of the land, their leader spends a few days in the town and finds he is getting drawn into its life and especially into that of an attractive widow and her son.
32.
Black Widow (1954) as Costume Design
A young stage hopeful (Peggy Ann Gardner), is murdered and suspicion falls on her mentor, a Broadway producer (Van Heflin).
33.
Garden of Evil (1954) as Costume Design
A trio of soldiers of fortune on their way to the California gold rush are tempted with rewards by a woman who needs help in rescuing her husband from a goldmine cave-in in Mexico. They agree, but then find themselves the target of angry Indians who wish to protect the sacred hill on which the mine is located.
34.
There's No Business Like Show Business (1954) as Costume Design
A blonde beauty upsets a show business family.
35.
The Rocket Man (1954) as Costume Design
Wacky complications ensue when a little boy comes into possession of a ray gun that compels anyone caught in its beam to tell the truth. He uses it to prevent his orphanage from being shut down by creditors and to help a cute couple fall in love.
36.
The Gambler from Natchez (1954) as Costume Design
37.
Down Among the Sheltering Palms (1953) as Costume Design
Two Army officers stationed in the South Pacific find romance in this idyllic setting.
38.
Man in the Attic (1953) as Costume Design
A landlady suspects her mysterious new tenant is Jack the Ripper.
39.
How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) as Costume Design
Three models pool their resources to rent a posh penthouse in hopes of snaring rich husbands.
40.
The Girl Next Door (1953) as Costume Design
Stage-and-night club star Jeannie Laird (June Haver) buys her first home, and everyone who is anyone comes to her first garden party only to be blinded by smoke from next door. Jeannie charges next door to bawl out her new neighbor and meets comic-strip artist Bill Carter (Dan Dailey). Bill has devoted himself to his strip, and raising his ten-year-old son Joe (Billy Gray) since the death of his wife. Joe bases his strip on the everyday happenings of he and his son and is proud of keeping it scrupulously honest. When Jeannie and Bill fall in love, young Joe is hurt, especially when Bill starts using a lot of the father-son time to be with Jeannie. Bill cancels a father-son trip to Canada, and Joe decides to write a letter to Bill's syndicate pointing out that the current plot line of the script being set in Canada isn't honest, since they didn't go.
41.
The Farmer Takes a Wife (1953) as Costume Design
Erie Canal, N.Y., 1850: Molly Larkins, cook on Jotham Klore's canal boat, has a love-hate relationship with her boss. She hires handsome new haul-horse driver Dan Harrow and the inevitable triangle develops (complicated by Dan's desire to farm and Molly's to boat) against a background of the canalmen's fight against the encroaching railroad.
42.
Powder River (1953) as Costume Design
Ex-marshal Chino Bull has hung up his guns until his prospecting partner is shot dead. Chino then takes over as the law in town, forming a friendship with gun-man Mitch Hardin and making enemies of the Logan brothers. When Hardin' girl from the east arrives, he makes her pretty unwelcome - as does his new flame, saloon owner Frenchie.
43.
Pickup on South Street (1953) as Costume Design
A petty thief accidentally steals a communist spy's purse.
44.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) as Costume Design
Two singers work their way to Paris, enjoying the company of eligible men they meet along the way.
45.
Appointment in Honduras (1953) as Costume Design
46.
Don't Bother to Knock (1952) as Costume Design
A man with anger issues finds himself drawn to an unstable young beauty.
47.
Monkey Business (1952) as Costume Design
A scientist's search for the fountain of youth makes him and his wife regress to childhood.
48.
Dreamboat (1952) as Costume Design
Clifton Webb, a respected college professor, is plagued when his old movies are shown on TV and sets out with his daughter (Anne Francis) to stop it. However, his former co-star (Ginger Rogers), is the hostess of the TV show playing his films and she has other plans.
49.
Bloodhounds of Broadway (1952) as Costume Design
50.
Viva Zapata! (1952) as Costume Design
Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata leads the peasants against a corrupt president.
51.
The Pride of St. Louis (1952) as Costume Design
52.
She's Working Her Way Through College (1952) as Wardrobe
A professor helps a burlesque queen get a college education.
53.
Lydia Bailey (1952) as Costume Design
54.
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) as Costume Design
An alien demands that Earth's leaders choose between peace and destruction.
55.
Bird of Paradise (1951) as Costume Design
56.
Rawhide (1951) as Costume Design
Two individuals on a stage coach find themselves at the mercy of four outlaws.
57.
Half Angel (1951) as Costume Design
A prim and proper lady has an alter ego that comes out while she sleepwalks.
58.
On the Riviera (1951) as Costume Design
A nightclub entertainer temporarily replaces a tycoon he's famous for impersonating.
59.
Take Care of My Little Girl (1951) as Costume Design
A college freshman adjusts to the realities of sorority life.
60.
Meet Me After the Show (1951) as Costume Design
The star of a Broadway show suspects her husband may be having an affair with the show''s backer.
61.
American Guerrilla in the Philippines (1950) as Costume Design
62.
Mother Didn't Tell Me (1950) as Costume Design
63.
Panic in the Streets (1950) as Costume Design
A killer evades the police not knowing he has a deadly plague.
64.
Mister 880 (1950) as Costume Design
A beloved old man is secretly Mister 880, an amateurish counterfeiter.
65.
The Gunfighter (1950) as Costume Design
The fastest gun in the West tries to escape his reputation.
66.
When Willie Comes Marching Home (1950) as Cost des by
A small-town soldier gets a chance to be a hero when he accidentally crosses enemy lines.
67.
No Way Out (1950) as Costume Design
A racist gangster forces a black doctor to tend to his injuries.
68.
Dancing in the Dark (1950) as Costume Design
Conceited film star Emery Slade was on top in 1932; in 1949, he's broke and still insufferable. Fox producer Crossman enlists Slade's aid to persuade broadway star Rosalie Brooks to star in the film "Bandwagon." But when Slade meets Julie Clarke, his assistant's onetime girlfriend, he decides she, not Rosalie, should get the part. No one can fathom his motives for this apparently selfless act, but there are a few tricks in the old fox yet...and he'll need them all.
69.
The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady (1950) as Miss Haver's ward
Against her widowed father's wishes, a vaudeville star's daughter takes to the stage.
70.
I'll Get By (1950) as Costume Design
Updated version of "Tin Pan Alley" concerns two songwriters and their romantic entanglements with the pretty pair of sisters helping them plug their songs.
71.
Look for the Silver Lining (1949) as Gowns
Musical biography of Marilyn Miller, who overcame heartache to become a Broadway star.
72.
Flamingo Road (1949) as Miss Crawford's gowns des by
A stranded carnival dancer takes on a corrupt political boss when she marries into small-town society.
73.
Adventures of Don Juan (1949) as Wardrobe
The legendary lover saves his queen from treason.
74.
April Showers (1948) as Wardrobe
A family vaudeville act is torn apart by the father's drinking problem.
75.
Silver River (1948) as Wardrobe
A ruthless gambler's rise to power is cut short by character flaws.
76.
Always Together (1948) as Wardrobe
A dying millionaire gives his fortune to a working girl, then recovers and tries to get it back.
77.
Good Sam (1948) as Des of Miss Sheridan's cost
A family man helps out people in need and ends up broke in the process.
78.
Two Guys from Texas (1948) as Chorus cost by
Two vaudevillians on the run from crooks try to pass themselves off as cowboys.
79.
The Beast with Five Fingers (1947) as Wardrobe
After a famous pianist's murder, his hand returns to wreak vengeance.
80.
That Hagen Girl (1947) as Wardrobe
A small-town teenager thinks a lawyer is her illegitimate dad.
81.
Escape Me Never (1947) as Ballet cos by
A composer forsakes his innocent bride to romance his brother's fiancee.
82.
Nora Prentiss (1947) as Wardrobe
An ambitious singer ruins a doctor's life.
83.
My Wild Irish Rose (1947) as Wardrobe
Musical biography of Irish songwriter Chauncey Olcott.
84.
Love and Learn (1947) as Wardrobe
An heiress surreptitiously helps two songwriters waiting for their big break.
85.
The Unfaithful (1947) as Wardrobe
While her husband is away, a woman gets mixed up in murder.
86.
Cry Wolf (1947) as Wardrobe
A woman uncovers deadly secrets when she visits her late husband's family.
87.
Night and Day (1946) as Dance cost des
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
88.
The Verdict (1946) as Wardrobe
A Scotland Yard superintendent makes a mistake in an investigation, causing the execution of an innocent man.
89.
An Angel Comes to Brooklyn (1945) as Costume Design
90.
Ever Since Venus (1944) as Gowns
91.
The Desperadoes (1943) as Miss Trevor's cost
When someone robs the town bank before he can, a bandit joins forces with the sheriff to catch the real crooks.
92.
Two Senoritas from Chicago (1943) as Costumes
Daisy Baker, a Chicago "refuse collector" who fancies herself as a theatrical agent, finds a play which had been thrown away by two Portuguese playwrights. Without bothering to get permission, she sends it off to a New York producer named Rupert Shannon and he wires her to come to New York immediately. Daisy and her two showgirl friends, Gloria and Maria, arrive in New York where the two girls assume accents and pretend to be the sisters of the playwright. Shannon agrees to star them in a production of the play. Two former friends, Lena and Louise, recognize the girls and threaten to blow the whistle unless they are also cast. Meanwhile, the two actual playwrights sell the story to producer Sam Grohman who hires Lena and Louise.
93.
Redhead from Manhattan (1943) as Gowns
94.
The Woman of the Town (1943) as Gowns
95.
Two Yanks in Trinidad (1942) as Gowns
96.
All-American Co-Ed (1941) as Costumes
A college boy dresses as a girl to infiltrate a women's college.
97.
Fiesta (1941) as Wardrobe
A lady rancher upsets her family by bringing home a fiance from the city.

Production Companies (feature film)

98.
My Wicked, Wicked Ways... The Legend of Errol Flynn (1985)
This lively if rather questionable adaptation of Errol Flynn's autobiography, mixing the usual television amalgam of real-life figures, fictitious ones and those with "names changed to protect the innocent (and guilty)" had a relative unknown Canadian actor (and fair lookalike) swashing and buckling
99.
A Streetcar Named Desire (1984)
Ann-Margret and Treat Williams, in the second TV-movie for each, have the roles made famous in the 1951 film of Tennessee Williams' play by Vivien Leigh and Marlon Brando as the sexually repressed Southern belle and her animalistic brother-in-law. While Kazan's film left out some of the more unabash
100.
Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (1981)
Jaclyn Smith plays the starring role, tracing Jackie Kennedy's career from age five through finishing school, her arrival in Washington as a newspaper photographer and columnist, her whirlwind romance with a young Congressman from Boston, to November 22, 1963, in Dallas. James Franciscus is JFK, a r
101.
Moviola: This Year's Blonde (1980)
The first of two 1980 television movies about Marilyn Monroe, this version of her story, for which writer James Lee won an Emmy Award nomination, came from a chapter of Garson Kanin's popular behind-the-scenes-of-Hollywood book and covered the Monroe story from her days as an aspiring actress throug
102.
Moviola: The Silent Lovers (1980)
The ill-fated romance between Greta Garbo and John Gilbert is the centerpiece of the third "Moviola" film. Swedish actress/model Kristina Wayborn made her American debut as Garbo, but next to nothing was heard from her since, other than reemerging as one of James Bond's girls in "Octopussy." The Emm
103.
Scarlett O'Hara War, The (1980)
The second of the "Moviola" segments, a light-hearted look at David O. Selznick's search for his "Gone With the Wind" leading lady, was acclaimed as the best of the three and brought Emmy Award nominations to Tony Curtis as Outstanding Actor for his Selznick, in supporting acting categories to Harol
104.
She's Dressed To Kill (1979)
Eleanor Parker, in the best Tallulah Bankhead style, is a once-reigning fashion designer who assembles a group of her top models, a fashion photographer, several critics and her best customers at her mountain-top retreat for a comeback gala, only to have someone start bumping off the guests one by o

Misc. Crew (special)

105.
1998 Creative Arts Emmy Awards (1998) as Trophy Dress Designer
Presentation of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' annual Creative Arts Awards. Among the 54 categories presented are: "Outstanding Guest Actors and Actresses in Comedy and Drama Series;" "Outstanding Commercial;" "Outstanding Directing For a Comedy and Drama Series;" and "Outstanding Music
106.
47th Annual Emmy Awards (1995) as Cybill Shepherd'S Gowns
Live telecast of the 47th annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

Production Companies (special)

107.
Evita Peron (1981)
Faye Dunaway is the ambitious peasant girl from the Argentine village of Junin who claws her way to the top to help make her lover, Juan Peron, the nation's dictator-president and herself one of the world's richest, most powerful women. In her early forties, Dunaway was somewhat old for the role whi

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