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Gallery: Memorable movie costumes

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FILE- Marilyn Monroe poses over the updraft of a New York subway grating while in character for the filming of  "The Seven Year Itch" in Manhattan on September 9, 1954. (AP Photo/Matty Zimmerman)Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta in Grease.With Bert Lahr as the Cowardly Lion, Ray Bolger as the Scarecrow, Judy Garland as Dorothy, and Jack Haley as the Tin Woodman, the stars of  "The Wizard of Oz" sing together in this scene from the 1939 MGM classic film. (AP Photo/HO,Warner Bros)One of the four original pairs of 'Ruby Slippers' worn by Judy Garland playing Dorothy from the iconic 1939 Wizard of Oz film on view at the Hollywood Costume exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)The blue-and-white dress by Judy Garland in movie classic "The Wizard of Oz" is seen in this undated handout photo received by Reuters October 8, 2012.  The dress, which Garland wore throughout the 1939 film, will be sold next month at Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills, where it is expected to sell for more than a half a million dollars, auctioneers said on Monday.   REUTER/Julien's Auctions/Handout  (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT FASHION) THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO ARCHIVES

The dress that famously blew up around Marilyn Monroe’s legs in The Seven Year Itch has been voted the best film outfit ever. A British Heart Foundation poll put the dress, right, at No1, followed by Dorothy’s dress and slippers in The Wizard Of Oz and Olivia Newton-John’s leather trousers and red mules in Grease.

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