Storm costume from X-Men: Days of Future Past

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Description
Costume worn by Halle Berry in her role as Ororo Munroe/Storm in the 2014 film X-Men: Days of Future Past. Berry originated the role of Storm on screen in 2000 and reappears in two subsequent films in the series leading up to Days of Future Past. The film earned over $747 million worldwide, making it the 6th highest grossing film of 2014.
The character of Storm originated in the world of Marvel Comics in 1975. She is one of the first significant black comic book characters and is considered one of Marvel’s most formidable female superheroes. Storm is a mutant and was born with the ability to control the weather and fly, a skill highlighted by the wings on her costume.
Location
Currently not on view
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Movie Collection
2013
ID Number
2014.0076.02
accession number
2014.0076
catalog number
2014.0076.02
Credit Line
Gift of 20th Century Fox. Fox Domestic Theatrical ( through Daria Vogel)
wearer
Berry, Halle
subject
X-Men
Entertainment, Film
Costume
place made
United States: California, Los Angeles
Physical Description
fabric (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
synthetic fibers (overall material)
synthetic leather (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 64 in x 19 in x 9 1/2 in; 162.56 cm x 48.26 cm x 24.13 cm
overall; overall, maximum (exhibit or expanded): 64 in x 88 in x 9 1/2 in; 162.56 cm x 223.52 cm x 24.13 cm
National Museum of American History
Object Name
costume