Everyone is talking about heading to beachier climes to get a break from the chill…
which got us talking about our favorite maillot (or bikini) moments in film.
- Two for the Road — Audrey Hepburn in knits and bright frames
- High Society — Grace Kelly, a white halter…
- La Piscine (above) — Romy Schneider redefines sexy.
- Atonement — Keira Knightley lounges in style.
- The Girl in the Bikini — The title says it all for Brigitte Bardot.
- Dr. No — Before there was Craig, Halle, Léa, there was Ursula.
- Goodbye, Columbus — Ali MacGraw’s classic country club cool
- Neptune’s Daughter — Esther Williams, the original bathing beauty
- Fast Times at Ridgemont High — Phoebe Cates’ red hot bikini
- Blue Crush — Surfer girl Kate Bosworth rules. So do her boy shorts.
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