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Surely many film lovers have thought at least once: I want it like in a movie !. Moreover, she could relate both to an exciting love story and to the stylish image of the main characters. One of the main attributes of the look that grabs the attention of viewers is sneakers.

Together with an expert from the Sneakerhead store, we talk about five models that you may have seen in cult films. We are sure that you will immediately remember at least one pair.

Forest Gump

This picture by Robert Zemeckis is rightly considered a classic of modern cinema, pop culture and even the sneaker world. If everything is more or less clear with the first two points, then not everyone knows how Forest Gump conquered the sneakerheads. In one scene, Tom Hanks' character is presented with a brand-new Nike Cortez running shoe, which he treats with special affection. Then you can see this pair in different frames of the film. It is considered one of the perfect examples of product placement in movies. Since the release of the movie, the Nike Cortez sneakers in classic colors were associated only with Forest, which allowed Nike to leave its mark in pop culture and increase model sales.

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Kill Bill

Quentin Tarrantino also became a part of the sneaker world, or rather, his film Kill Bill. The main character for the fight with her opponents chose yellow Onitsuka Tai Chi sneakers (matching the suit color). After a gorgeous massacre scene, the model became one of the most popular among all the brand's couples. Later, these sneakers were reprinted and interpreted to create new models. Also, if you watch the movie carefully, you will notice that there is a message on the bottom for all viewers: Fuck U.

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Back to the Future

Of course, this is the most famous example of sneakers in the movies. In this painting, Marty McFly wears his first Nike Air Mag shoe with automatic lacing. Of course, it was a scriptwriter's idea that only recently became a real pair of sneakers, when designer Tinker Hatfield and his team used the idea of ​​an electric mechanism to tighten the sneaker. This is an unusual example of how a non-existent sneaker invented for a movie became a real model and became a relic. Now, a 2016 pair (with automatic lacing) costs over $ 20,000. And that makes them absolutely crazy rarities.

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Aquatic life

In a Wes Anderson film, there are always a lot of different details that the audience eagerly seeks out in the picture, and then acquire for themselves. Sneakers are one of those. In the film Aquatic Life, a couple appeared that adidas created especially for one of the heroes of the film, Captain Zissou. The model immediately became popular, almost all fans of the film wanted her. Long time purchase RomZissou was almost impossible, but later a small batch of sneakers appeared on sale. This is another good example of how the design invented for a movie later turned into a full release.

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Batman Returns

Yes, sneakers are featured in such a cult saga. It was a specially modified version of the Air Jordan 6 .

The designers and costume designers of the film added a special high boot to the classic black color, to make the sneakers look like the perfect combat gear for Batman. This trick was not noticed by everyone. Now the couple that appeared in the film are signed by the actors and are in the museum so that you can admire the real relic.

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