Helen Rose

Born:  February 2, 1904, Chicago, Illinois

Died:  November 9, 1985, Palm Springs, California


1936:  We’re In The Legion Now

1943:  Hello Frisco Hello, Coney Island, Stormy Weather

1945:  Ziegfeld Follies

1946:  The Harvey Girls, Two Sisters From Boston, Till The Clouds Roll By

1947:  The Unfinished Dance, Merton of the Movies, Good News

1948:  The Bride Goes Wild, Big City, Homecoming, Luxury Liner, Words and Music, Act of Violence, A Date With Judy

1949:  Take Me Out To The Ball Game, The Red Danube, That Midnight Kiss, East Side West Side, The Stratton Story, On The Town

1950:  Nancy Goes To Rio, The Reformer and the Redhead, Annie Get Your Gun, The Big Hangover, Three Little Words, Duchess of Idaho, The Toast of New Orleans, Right Cross, To Please A Lady, Two Weeks With Love, Pagan Love Song, Father of the Bride, Summer Stock, A Life Of Her Own

1951:  Grounds for Marriage, Three Guys Named Mike, Royal Wedding, Father’s Little Dividend, Excuse My Dust, Strictly Dishonorable, Rich Young and Pretty, The Strip, The People Against O’Hara, Texas Carnival, Bannerline, The Unknown Man, Callaway Went Thataway, Too Young To Kiss, The Light Touch, The Great Caruso, No Questions Asked

1952:  Invitation, The Belle of New York, The Girl in White, Skirts Ahoy!, Washington Story, Holiday For Sinners, The Merry Widow, Because You’re Mine, Everything I Have Is Yours, Million Dollar Mermaid, Above and Beyond, Love Is Better Than Ever, Glory Alley, The Bad and the Beautiful

1953:  The Story of Three Loves, I Love Melvin, The Girl Who Had Everything, Small Town Girl, Sombrero, Remains To Be Seen, Dream Wife, Dangerous When Wet, Latin Lovers, Mogambo, Torch Song, Give A Girl A Break, Easy To Love, Escape From Fort Bravo, Jeopardy

1954:  The Long Long Trailer, Rose Marie, Rhapsody, Flame and the Flesh, The Student Prince, Her Twelve Men, Rogue Cop, Athena, The Last Time I Saw Paris, Deep In My Heart, Executive Suite, Green Fire

1955:  Jupiter’s Darling, Hit the Deck, The Glass Slipper, Interrupted Melody, Bedevilled, Love Me Or Leave Me, The Cobweb, It’s Always Fair Weather, The Tender Trap, I’ll Cry Tomorrow, The Rains of Ranchipur

1956:  Meet Me In Las Vegas, The Swan, Gaby, High Society, The Power and the Prize, The Opposite Sex, Ransom, Forbidden Planet, The Wedding In Monaco, These Wilder Years, Tea and Sympathy

1957:  Ten Thousand Bedrooms, This Could Be The Night, Designing Woman, Silk Stockings, Don’t Go Near The Water, Something Of Value, The Seventh Sin, Tip on a Dead Jockey

1958:  Torpedo Run, Party Girl, Saddle The Wind, The High Cost Of Living, The Reluctant Debutante, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, The Tunnel Of Love

1959:  Count Your Blessings, The Mating Game, Ask Any Girl, It Started With A Kiss, The Gazebo, Never So Few, Never So Few

1960:  All The Fine Young Cannibals, Butterfield 8

1961:  Go Naked In The World, Two Loves, The Honeymoon Machine, Ada, Bachelor In Paradise

1963:  The Courtship of Eddie’s Father

1964:  Goodbye Charlie

1966:  Made In Paris, Mister Buddwing

1968:  How Sweet It Is!


Academy Awards:  Best Costume Design-BW, The Bad and the Beautiful (1952); I’ll Cry Tomorrow (1955)
Nominations:  Best Costume Design-Color, The Great Caruso (1951); The Merry Widow (1952); Best Costume Design-BW, Dream Wife (1953); Executive Suite (1954); Best Costume Design-Color, Interrupted Melody (1955); Best Costume Design-BW, The Power And The Prize (1956); The Gazebo (1959); Mister Buddwing (1966)