Is it the instant recall factor or the curious turning heads or simply the fact that they are a tried and tested fashion formula – movie leather jackets are a must have for fan and non-fan alike. From costume party to regular street fashion, there is a movie leather jacket that allows you to embrace character and story and make it your own.
Whether you collect it as part of movie memorabilia or need it for practical everyday use, there are tons of movie leather jacket styles out there for you to pick from. After all, Leather jackets and Hollywood have had a long love affair and leather has been the garment of choice for generations of movie stars! Leather has managed to make our super heroes more real and at the same time has transformed the under dogs into macho heroes. From being sensible and practical clothing for the hard-working super hero to providing the ruffian, macho look for the leading villains to dressing up the starlets into sexy, tough, “don’t mess with me” super women, leather has been a staple in the movies.
Here is a look at some iconic movie leather jackets that have defined fashion trends over the times.
Elder Arthur Maxson Leather Jacket from the game Fallout 4 – The cult game “Fallout 4” brought about the revolution that is Elder Maxson Battle Coat – Genuine Leather coat with Faux Fur. Slim fit, belted at the waist, with epaulettes and button detailing, this biker jacket is anything but run of the mill. Stand out from the crowd in this stylish, smart leather jacket that screams uber-cool from collar to cuff.
Mission Impossible 4 Tom Cruise Black Wrinkled Slimfit Sheep Skin Leather Jacket – Who can deny the charm of a hoodie? Roll up the bad guy, the mysterious stranger, the hero seeking camouflage all in one with the hooded black leather jacket look. The detailing on the arms adds to the smart, classy look. Get one to realize that it is not just Tom Cruise who can rock the spy look!
Captain America The Winter Soldier 2014 Sheep Leather Jacket Costume – The new look Captain America is more toned down and less comical in his latest outing in Winter Soldier. Agreed that the jacket still carries the bold blazing Silver Star logo in addition to the horizontal silver stripes but the dark navy leather jacket is still wearable for a regular outing. After all who can complain about some admiring stares and envious glances when the true fan is simply proclaiming their allegiance to their favourite super hero? Even the under-dog has his day!
Casino Royale Classic Slimfit Brown Cowhide Leather Jacket – Yes, Bond can look cool without a tailored suit. Set temperatures soaring with this replica of Daniel Craig’s brown leather jacket from Casino Royale. Learn the tricks to classy dressing from the greatest spy of all himself! This jacket sports a unique double zipper, wool collar as well as multiple internal pockets to store your valuables.