E.O.F. STYLE IDOL: Peter Beard {Into the Wild}

HALF BYRON / HALF TARZAN – Bob ¬†Colacello on Beard in “Holy Terror” + {b, 1938} Who wouldn’t want to be Peter Beard ? The “wayward wasp” from New York City was born to wealth, coming from an aristocratic family (his great grandfather founded the Great Northern Railway in 1857; his grandfather, Pierre Lorillard III,¬†a…

Commercial Break: Brad Pitt and Wes Anderson Unite.

In 2008, Wes Anderson teamed up with Brad Pitt for a Japanese¬†commercial for SoftBank cell phones. The commercial takes inspiration from Jacques Tati’s classic “Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot”. Anderson filmed Pitt in one continuous shot at a French seaside town. We really dig the head-to-toe yellow tourist look. This 30 second spot sure gets…

Commercial Break: The Naked Prey (1966)

On the heels of The Hunger Games, comes a game of true survival. ¬†Thanks to Gregoryno6¬† for the tip about this movie, we want to share ‘The Naked Prey’ from 1966. ¬†Starring¬†Cornel Wilde¬†as the naked prey himself. ¬†With innovative cinematography and full of racial stereotypes of the era, we’re really into this one! A story…