"For me it's not about this being a fashion show. It's about celebrating the movies and who looks like a movie star. They should look like Lauren Bacall and Lana Turner and people like that," he said.
The Oscars red carpet led by Ruth Negga and Emma Stone →
The new first lady is under no obligation to be inspired at all by those who came before, Rubenstein said.
Melania Trump wears sky-blue cashmere Ralph Lauren ensemble →