perfumes in movies

Bonjour Tristesse (1958)

While Cecile (Jean Seberg) is applying sunscreen on Elsa's shoulders, Raymond (David Niven) is reading a magazine with an interesting back cover. A few instants later the magazine is fully visible: it's Elle. The back cover  advertises a very popular French perfume - Soir de Paris by Bourjois. Created by Ernest Beaux (Chanel No. 5's… Continue reading Bonjour Tristesse (1958)

perfumes in movies

Death on the Nile (1978)

I wonder if Monsieur Poirot (Peter Ustinov) noticed the massive Guerlain flacon montre sitting on a shelf in Linnet Ridgeway's bathroom, while inspecting the heiress' cabin on the Karnak steamer. Too bad the front sticker was scratched out: we will never know what cologne she used. Using a flacon montre here is not 100% accurate:… Continue reading Death on the Nile (1978)