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Emmanuelle Chriqui, left, plays Revetta Chess, the loyal wife to the record executive. "Her coat has a symbolic meaning," says Boone. "The slate color is for blues music and the swing coat has a wonderful flare at the bottom so it's flirty; she's still trying to win her husband even though he's strayed. And her blouse is buttoned up to show that she's the respectable wife and not willing to give up her man."