In Character: Sean Young in Bladerunner, 1982

Perhaps the most famous and sartorially dressed android in cinema history, Sean Young’s Rachel Tyrell is like 40’s Film Noir Heroine in an Alexander McQueen dress and most definitely gets her man.

Deckard: “Shakes? Me too. I get ’em bad. It’s part of the business.”

Rachael: “I’m not in the business… I AM the business.”

Bladerunner 1982, directed by Ridley Scott, starring Harrison Ford, Sean Young, Rutger Heyer, Daryl Hannah, Edward James Olmos and Joanna Cassidy.

In Character: Jami Gertz in Less Than Zero, 1987

Unlike the original character in Less Than Zero, the Bret Easton Ellis novel about rich, disaffected youth in the early 80’s, the Jami Gertz version of Blair was raven haired, … Continue reading In Character: Jami Gertz in Less Than Zero, 1987

In Character: Katharine Ross in The Graduate, 1967

As Elaine Robinson in The Graduate Katharine Ross is the ultimate 60’s California girl, with her slick of black eyeliner, sun-kissed glow and chestnut-brown, Bardot-esque hair. The Graduate 1967, Directed … Continue reading In Character: Katharine Ross in The Graduate, 1967