Tag: Black Tie

Dinner suits, Dinner jackets and Tuxedos

Orson Welles’ Le Chiffre in the 1967 Casino Royale

Orson Welles plays Le Chiffre in the 1967 James Bond spoof Casino Royale wearing an outfit fitting for a colourful villain. Welles' segment of the film is the on...

Tom Cruise’s Midnight Blue Dinner Suit in Mission: Impossib...

Tom Cruise has done his best to take on James Bond this century in his Mission: Impossible series, not only in action and stunts but in style too. In the fourth fi...

Cubby Broccoli’s Dinner Suit at the 54th Academy Awards

At the 54th Academy Awards® in 1982, Roger Moore presented James Bond series producer Albert R. “Cubby” Broccoli with the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award. This...

OK Connery: Neil Connery in Black Tie

In 1967, Sean Connery’s younger brother Neil Connery starred in an Italian spy film called OK Connery, which is also known as Operation Kid Brother and Operation D...

James Bond and the Gauntlet (Turnback) Cuff

Before we are introduced to James Bond’s face in Dr. No, we first see his dinner jacket’s satin silk gauntlet cuffs. The gauntlet cuff, also known as a turnback cu...

The Untraditional Ivory Dinner Jacket in Spectre

After a 30-year gap, James Bond finally wears an ivory dinner jacket again in Spectre. A View to a Kill was the last film that featured Bond in an ivory dinner jac...

Daniel Craig at the Spectre Premiere

Daniel Craig arrived at the Spectre premiere at Royal Albert Hall in London properly dressed in Bondian black tie. Craig's black dinner suit is Tom Ford's signatur...

James Bond’s Warm-Weather Black Tie Etiquette

After 30 years, James Bond will once again be wearing an ivory dinner jacket in Spectre. Bond started a tradition of often wearing an ivory dinner jacket in warm c...