Valentino – The Last Emperor

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2009 must be the year of fashion icons in films – with upcoming films like Coco Avant Chanel, Vogue’s The September Issue and now, we have Valentino staring as himself in The Last Emperor. To me, the iconic vintage Valentino dress must be the one which Julia Roberts wore to the 2001 Academy Awards.

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The Last Emperor is the story of Valentino’s life and career, charting his rise and his announcement of retirement in 2007 . It also share snippets of the bond between Valentino and his life & business partner of 50 years, Giancarlo Giammetti. And may I add, every phase in the Italian language just sounds romantic, even if they probably meant something utterly boring…

The Youtube Trailer is available here

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