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    A Sean Penn Whimsical Period Costume from the Woody Allen Film "Sweet and Lowdown." Sweetland Films, 1999. A full ensemble including: 1) a purple velvet blazer, peaked lapels, double-breasted, three frontal pockets, adorned with rhinestones and sequins in the form of constellations plus one crescent moon form on the right lapel, inside pocket has handwritten annotation in black felt-tip ink reading "Emmet;" 2) a white cotton tuxedo shirt, label reads "Paul Chang / Custom Tailor / Chicago / Emmet;" 3) a gray satin bowtie, 4) a pair of tan cotton pants, flat front, cuffed hems; and 5) one pair of red cotton socks; worn by the actor as "Emmet Ray" in the funny/pathetic scene when he tries to perform onstage inside a crescent-shaped moon but has a number of problems; interestingly, Penn was nominated for a 'Best Actor in a Leading Role' Oscar for his work in this film but he lost out to Kevin Spacey for "American Beauty;" additionally, Penn wears this costume on the one-sheet film poster.

    Heritage sold another one of these costumes in our December 6, 2014 Entertainment & Music auction; please note this is a different one as Penn would have worn two or more throughout the production.


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    September, 2015
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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    The movie quite literally changed my life. I have included a pic of me in Sly's Rocky 3 Cashmere overcoat, would much appreciate if it is possible for you to forward this email to Sly to let him know the overcoat is in good hands, and will be well taken care of, (as will be the Rambo knife forging tools, the other lot I won!) Wish you very happy holidays and a great 2016!
    Atul J. ,
    Irvine, CA
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