A signature of Holly Golightly, the New York party girl played by Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's" (1961), these dark sunglasses inspired the Manhattan model in Oliver Goldsmith's current collection.
McQueen's own shades once fetched about $70,000 at auction. Now Persol, his preferred brand, offers the PO 714 SM model, based on a pair that McQueen wore in "The Thomas Crown Affair."
Also in "The Thomas Crown Affair," Dunaway plays a chic insurance investigator whose polished look includes large cat-eye sunglasses with tortoiseshell frames—a style that Burberry has updated.
The 1950s Hollywood royal who became Princess of Monaco was known for her glamorous cat-eye sunglasses, now available from Oliver Goldsmith in a style the eyewear specialist calls "Grace."
Don't think twice—you can't go wrong with Ray-Ban's classic Wayfarer, which was Dylan's favorite in the mid-'60s, around the time he appeared in the cinema vérité classic "Don't Look Back."
France's legendary sex symbol made a bold statement with these large, rectangular sunglasses, a precursor to a style currently available from Kate Spade.
The star of "Rebel Without a Cause" once said that his "sexy squint" came about because he was "extremely near-sighted." That affliction also helped make him an eyewear icon—and the inspiration for Oliver Peoples' Bernado shades.
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
Jackie O's oversized sunglasses inspired Ray-Ban's Jackie Ohh II.
The oversized shades she wore on an Alpine ski vacation in 1970 are unique. But if you like the combination of tortoise frames and blue lenses, check out this pair.
As the leader of the Black Rebel Motorcycle Club in 1953's "The Wild One," Brando brought attention to traditional Ray-Ban aviators more than three decades before Tom Cruise wore them in "Top Gun."
Here's another style with the iconic aviator shape, yet its distinctive plastic frame sets it apart. And the same goes for this pair from Gucci.
Click here for the supremely suave Mastroianni made famous in Fellini's 1963 masterpiece "8 ½."
In "The Graduate" (1967), Hoffman wears sporty wraparound sunglasses—a relatively new style at the time—similar to Ray-Ban's Baloramas, which would later become associated with Clint Eastwood in "Dirty Harry."
You'd have to search long and hard on eBay to find these angular mod sunglasses, worn by the French pop singer who caught the eyes of both Mick Jagger and Bob Dylan. But if you're looking for white oversized frames, check out this style.
The 1963 Academy Award winner (for "Lilies of the Field") sports a classic with a twist: the Wayfarer with a tortoiseshell frame.
In "Klute" (1971), Fonda played a stylish call girl who hid behind oversized shades with gradient lenses—like Gucci's Havana style.
The Guard in "Cool Hand Luke"
Few remember this actor, but anyone who saw "Cool Hand Luke" will never forget his aviator-style mirror sunglasses, which defined his character.
This is strictly for inspiration. Incredibly, no one has thought to replicate the iconic half-frame sunglasses that Belmondo made famous in 1961's seminal New Wave film "Breathless."
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