When John Berlin visits John Taylor's mother's house looking for clues, we can see a blue container on a marble counter. The image is quite tricky: here the product is placed upside down. In any case, it's Avon Moonwind perfumed talc. The aromatic green fragrance of the same name was launched in 1971 and soon became… Continue reading Jennifer 8 (1992)
It's Christmas time in Eureka, and Margie (Kathy Baker) and Freddy host a party for family and friends. During the party, Margie retouches Helena's make-up and puts some perfume on her. It's not a spray bottle, the one that Margie takes out of her mirrored cabinet, but a splash one. The opaque glass flowers decorating… Continue reading Jennifer 8 (1992)
Pinaud Clubman talc (in a vintage tin bottle) is featured in the opening scene and in the film poster. Director Bruce Robinson demanded the inclusion of the Pinaud talc in the shot as he felt it "essential" to convey the sense that Depp's character, Paul Kemp, was highly refined and sophisticated despite his penchant for… Continue reading The Rum Diary (2011)
There's a tube of Mollé brushless shaving cream on Paul Kemp's bathroom shelf.