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Articles on the subject: Watch Stories

Abraham-Louis Breguet
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Abraham-Louis Breguet, John Arnold and the very first tourbillon

The Duke of Orleans, cousin of Louis XVI of France, can take credit for introducing English watchmaker John Arnold to Switzerland's Abraham-Louis Breguet. The two would become firm friends, each in his own way associated with the invention of the tourbillon regulator.

Tuesday, 13 February 2018
3 min read
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David Duchovny
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David Duchovny and one special watch

As The X-Files enters its eleventh series, we catch up with David Duchovny – aka FBI Special Agent Fox Mulder – between cases. He looks back at his childhood, when every penny had to be spent wisely, and remembers his very first glow-in-the-dark watch. The truth is out there!

Friday, 09 February 2018
Frank Rousseau
5 min read
Gary Oldman
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Gary Oldman on Winston and watches

Gary Oldman has always refused to be typecast, appearing where audiences least expect him. He does it again, and brilliantly so, in his portrayal of one of the Second World War's most emblematic figures: the great Winston Churchill.

Thursday, 11 January 2018
Frank Rousseau
7 min read
Emma Stone
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Emma Stone, advantage discretion!

"Battle of the Sexes" recounts a history-making episode in the life of American tennis legend Billie Jean King, played by Emma Stone. When it comes to watches, the Oscar-winning actress gives game, set and match to functionality, discretion and vintage charm.

Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Frank Rousseau
5 min read
Dustin Hoffman
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In conversation with Dustin Hoffman

Interviewing Dustin Hoffman is a privilege no-one can refuse. Especially when this screen legend is in a chatty mood. In a career spanning more than half a century, he has marked generations of fans and inspired hundreds of young actors.

Monday, 04 December 2017
Frank Rousseau
6 min read
Kate Winslet
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Kate Winslet talks time

A Longines ambassador, Kate Winslet speaks about her own watches and some of the special moments associated with them.

Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Frank Rousseau
4 min read
Colin Firth and his wife, Livia Giuggioli
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Colin Firth, superspy

His remarkable performance in "The King's Speech" left us in awe. Now Colin Firth returns in the "Kingsman" sequel, a connected watch on his wrist.

Monday, 02 October 2017
Frank Rousseau
5 min read
Sylvester Stallone
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Sylvester Stallone, his life, his dreams, his watches

His pecs moulded by a shirt that must have shrunk in the wash, Sylvester Stallone proves that even at 71, a guy doesn't have to let himself go. But it's not all about the muscles. "Sly" also has a great sense of humour, particularly when talking about his love of watches so beautiful they will knock you out.

Tuesday, 12 September 2017
Frank Rousseau
5 min read
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In deep with the escapement

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