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Blue Gold: American Jeans (2014)

TV-PG | | Documentary, History | 4 April 2017 (USA)
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The history and lore of America's most iconic symbol and global export, the blue jean.

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Christian D. Bruun
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Edward Burns ... Narrator
Adriano Goldschmied Adriano Goldschmied ... Himself
Eric Schrader Eric Schrader ... Himself
Tommy Hilfiger ... Himself
Isaac Mizrahi ... Himself
Daymond John ... Himself
Shannon Lee ... Herself
Bruce Lee ... Himself (archive footage)
Marky Ramone ... Himself
Renzo Rosso ... Himself
Brooke Shields ... Herself (archive footage)
Valerie Steele Valerie Steele ... Herself
Marcus Wainwright ... Himself
Elio Fiorucci Elio Fiorucci ... Himself
Keanan Duffty Keanan Duffty ... Himself
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The history and lore of America's most iconic symbol and global export, the blue jean.

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TV-PG
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USA | Japan

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English

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4 April 2017 (USA) See more »

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Boise, Idaho, USA See more »

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1.78 : 1
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The storied history of an American cultural phenomenon: Blue Jeans
28 August 2017 | by bettycjungSee all my reviews

This is the way a documentary should be made! For such an iconic symbol of what America is all about, this documentary covered it all in an entertaining way. Jeans are not just an item of clothing, it is symbolic of the working man (blue collar) and the values s/he embodies in the work they do. They are the hard working men and women who wear jeans on and off the workplace, whether it is a farm, a factory, whatever. That it eventually became a fashion icon of foreign clothes designers (I loved all those old jean commercials) should tell you the durability of its place in pop history. You are never out of place if you wear jeans, although it can cost you anywhere from $5.00 when it on sale at Walmart, or hundreds and even thousands of dollars with a designer label, it remains the most recognizable symbol of the U.S. Worth catching.


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