Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Rear Window, 1954
Costumes by Edith Head
It's not easy to look polished and sophisticated while shimmying up a fire escape. That is unless you're Grace Kelly.
As socialite/fashion model Lisa Carol Fremont, Kelly is the impossibly glamorous girlfriend to Jimmy Stewart's wheelchair-bound curmudgeon of a photographer. And she was also one of Hitchcock's favorite icy blondes, if not the prototype.And they don't come any cooler.