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Material Girls (and Guy): “The Bling Ring” Opens Tonight

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Los Angeles–What will you be doing tonight? If you’re fashion-and-celebrity obsessed—or obsessed with the fashion-and-celebrity obsessed—“The Bling Ring” is just the movie for you. Sophia Coppola’s fifth feature film focuses on the ripped-from-the-headlines tale of a group of materialistic, star-struck teens who broke into celebrity homes and stole clothing, jewelry, …

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Anna Karenina to Drive Holiday Trends? “Da”

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San Francisco–Anna Karenina—Tolstoy’s complex Russian heroine—is about to have quite a revival. On November 9, the classic 19th century high-society tale of passion and betrayal hits the silver screen, starring Keira Knightley in the title role and Jude Law as her cuckolded husband. This visual spectacle (click here to see …

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H&M Goes Goth with “Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” Line

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Stockholm–We’ve been predicting a punky-goth fashion resurgence when the movie “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” launches its American version this December. Great minds think alike. Given that fast-fashion retailer H&M is based in Sweden, it’s not surprising that they thought to capitalize on the Swedish book and movie sensation. …