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The Film that Made the Leather Bomber Jacket Cool Again

“The Great Waldo Pepper” (1975), with Robert Redford in the lead role, was one of the films that revitalised the interest in the leather bomber jacket. Read More

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Gimme Danger: A Playlist

This photo of Joe Strummer and Jim Jarmusch gave the mood for and set the tone for today’s playlist. Read More

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The Rules of Hollywood (and Style) According to David Niven

“The Moon’s a Balloon”, by David Niven, the classic Hollywood memoir. Read More

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Stepping into the World of Astrid Lindgren

After having recently experienced Junibacken, the entire family has a new favourite book to look forward to every evening: Emil i Lönneberga. Read More

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Editorial: Black and White in Trucolor

There is a sequence in Nicholas Ray’s Johnny Guitar where the lawmen all wear black. Joan Crawford appears in white. It is a crisp and striking visual moment, all the more so since it is a Western noir in color. Read More

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