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Lureen Newsome Twist from Brokeback Mountain

In Brokeback Mountain, Lureen Newsome Twist (played by Anne Hathaway) is a rodeo performer and the unsuspecting wife of Jack Twist.  Lureen’s father is a successful businessman and she eventually leaves the rodeo to work for him in pursuit of greater wealth.  Lureen’s most memorable costume in the film is her red and white rodeo outfit.

Ennis Del Mar from Brokeback Mountain

In the film Brokeback Mountain, Ennis Del Mar (played by Heath Ledger) is a soft-spoken cowboy who embarks on a passionate love affair with fellow cowboy Jack Twist.  Despite marrying his long-time fiance Alma and having two daughters with her, Ennis cannot deny his attraction to and love for Jack, though he is afraid of the potential consequences of their relationship.  Ennis wears a light beige cowboy hat and soft colored denim throughout much of the film.

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Jack Twist from Brokeback Mountain

Jack Twist (played by Jake Gyllenhaal) is an outspoken cowboy from the film Brokeback Mountain.  Jack eventually marries Lureen while continuing to maintain a passionate, if infrequent, relationship with Ennis Del Mar.  Jack expresses an interest in living with Ennis, but the latter is too afraid of the potential repercussions of living openly with Jack.  Jack’s style is fairly typical of his cowboy persona, including lots of denim and a black cowboy hat.