We often forget how much painstaking detail can go into the making of movies, and it's not just coming up with the right lighting plan to make Joaquin Phoenix look even more emaciated or whatever. For a film to truly be a work of art, everything you see on screen must have a reason to be there. A movie's wardrobe is no different, and sometimes the costumes carry way more meaning than you might realize.

For instance:

Fker As Arthur's mental state deteriorates and the abuse he endures escalates, his wardrobe becomes darker.
Source: Deadline

u Adelaide's white top represents guiding light, but a it gradually turns red from all the blood, showing her connection to Red. CRACKED.COM
Source: The Atlantic

A Clockwerk Orange The cricket codpiece is symbol of a privilege, but the droogs subvert it by wearing them outside of their trousers. The codpieces a
Source: BFI

Get Out During the party at the scene Armitage house, all the guests wearing spots of are red, because the color in the film represents secret societi
Source: Vogue

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