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Desperately Seeking Susan

‘Desperately Seeking Susan’ Turns 30: An Oral History of the Downtown Classic

Back in 1984 Carrie Rickey was on the Desperately Seeking Susan set and interviewed the producers, director Susan Seidelman, and the movie stars Rosanna Arquette and Madonna. Last week, in anticipation of the 30th anniversary of the film’s release on March 29, 2015, Carrie spoke again with everyone but Madonna – “who’s busy with her new tour”, Carrie explains – about the movie and their memories of two young women out to take a much grittier Manhattan. Read More

Desperately Seeking Susan

Roberta’s ”Susan” jacket fetches $252,000

MadonnaTribe’s friend and contributor Ben did just a little bit more research about the Desperately Seeking Susan jacket auctioned by Julien’s last week.
As Ben pointed out in his first report the jacket that went under the hammer was basically the one worn by Rosanna Arquette in the movie scenes, although Madonna and Rosanna’s jackets traded places a few times. Read the full story… Read More

Novus Ordo Seclorum

Inside the Icons and Idols exhibition

The Icons and Idols: Rock n’ Roll 2014 ehibition opened at Julien’s Auction in Beverly Hills on Monday, November 3rd and MadonnaTribe contributor Thomas shares this images of the Madonna collectables and memorabilia on display – including images of the jacket worn by Rosanna Arquette (and Madonna) in “Desperately Seeking Susan” we talked about the other day. Read More