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His and Hers: the iconic trench coat in Kramer vs Kramer

The trench is the opposite of a statement piece. It’s equally embraced by men and women, molding itself to the wearer. And it couldn’t reflect two more different characters than those of Meryl Streep’s Joanna and Dustin Hoffman’s Ted in Robert Benton’s Kramer vs. Kramer (1979). But before getting into his and her trench, there is […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday | Midnight Cowboy

Life on the streets of New York never looked so desparate or devoid of hope as in John Schlesinger’s late 60s tale of comeraderie in an increasingly hostile world. Midnight Cowboy was just one in a series of films to cast a critical eye on the notion of an ‘American Dream’ at a major turning […]