Supercut: 65 Iconic Movie Sunglasses, 1962-2012

T-shirts are the currency of the realm here at It Goes to 11, but on occasion we turn our gaze to cool accessories. Like, say, sunglasses.

Even cooler than normal sunnies (as the Australians might say) are shades from the reel world (that is to say, film). To wit, we’ve cobbled together a supercut of our favorite movie sunglasses and embedded it above.

Between classic selections from Back to the Future, Dr. Strangelove, and pretty much everything Tom Cruise appears in to a variety of carefully vetted darkhorse entries, we’ve stitched our excellent eyewear into a triumphant aggregation, all soundtracked to a 1966 Dean Martin gem entitled “Shades” (apropos, yes?).

Movies, as sequenced, after the jump:

They Live
Cool Hand Luke
Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure
Blues Brothers
Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
The Thomas Crown Affair
Repo Man
The Iron Giant
The Lost Boys
Risky Business
The Breakfast Club
Scarface
X-Men
Iron Man
Lolita
Hot Fuzz
Aliens
Back to the Future 2
Blow
Thelma & Louise
Cobra
Dr. Strangelove
Top Gun
Drive
Natural Born Killers
Easy Rider
The Hangover
The Big Lebowski
The Royal Tenenbaums
Fight Club
The Color of Money
The Matrix
Taxi Driver
Apocalypse Now
T2
They Live
Teen Wolf
Reservoir Dogs
License to Drive
Back to the Future
Casino
Beverly Hills Cop 2
Point Break
Leon / The Professional
Repo Man
Big Trouble in Little China
True Romance
Mission Impossible 2
Cool Hand Luke
Risky Business

Conceived, researched, and curated by Travis Greenwood; edited and sequenced with maximum aplomb by the estimably talented Brett Roberts.

Like this post? Follow us on Facebook!

This entry was posted in And On And On And On It Goes..., Back to the Future, Big Lebowski, Big Trouble in Little China, Eye Candy, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Film, LInk Bait, Lists, Mash Ups, Pop Culture, Repo Man, Sunglasses, Supercut, Teen Wolf, The '80s, The '90s, The Lost Boys, The Terminator. Bookmark the permalink.

16 Responses to Supercut: 65 Iconic Movie Sunglasses, 1962-2012

  1. Pingback: A Supercut of Iconic Movie Sunglasses, 1962–2012

  2. Pingback: The Definitive Movie Sunglass Supercut

  3. Pingback: Flavorwire » Watch a Supercut of Cinema’s Most Iconic Sunglasses

  4. Pingback: Iconic Movie Sunglasses : Stuff I Stole From The Internet

  5. Pingback: 名作映画の「サングラス」な65シーンを集めたマッシュアップ動画 - DNA

  6. Pingback: Awesome Links: Rich Kids Showing Off On Instagram, Video Evidence of Dolphin Rape AND Megan Rossee is Ridiculously Hot. - Dog and Pony Show

  7. Pingback: A HISTORY LESSON IN COOL |

  8. Pingback: Notorietees: Shirts With Buzz #6 (Free Pussy Riot, Hells Angels Are Pussies, Httpster) — Hide Your Arms

  9. Pingback: Notorietees: Shirts With Buzz #6 (Free Pussy Riot, Hells Angels Are Pussies, Httpster)

  10. Pingback: The Future’s So Bright, You Gotta Watch This Movie Sunglasses Supercut | NextMovie

  11. Pingback: SR Geek Picks: The 'LOST Avengers', Iconic Movie Sunglasses, Bad … | glasseswholesale.info

  12. Pingback: Appelogen » Iconische zonnebrillen in films, een compilatie

  13. Pingback: These Shades Can’t Hide the Broken Heart, But They Make Good Cinema | chimesfreedom

  14. Clement says:

    “We got a full tank of gas, a half a pack of cigarettes. We’re wearing sunglasses… and its dark!”

  15. Pingback: Video : “How to be instantly transformed into the coolest person in the room” | TheMarketingblog

  16. Pingback: Cotton Candy From The Reel World: Watch A Supercut Of The Best T-Shirts In Film History | It Goes to 11

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>