Far From Heaven (2002) short review

A wonderful reinterpretation of 1950s Douglas Sirk films, with Julianne Moore giving an amazing performance as a woman who confronts the secrets and myths in her life.  Beautiful 1950s costumes in vibrant colors.


About the author



Kendra has been a fixture in the online costuming world since the late 1990s. Her website, Démodé Couture, is one of the most well-known online resources for historical costumers. In the summer of 2014, she published a book on 18th-century wig and hair styling. Kendra is a librarian at a university, specializing in history and fashion. She’s also an academic, with several articles on fashion history published in research journals.