I am what I call “color deficient,” meaning I have a hard time seeing reds and greens. Which is why I was excited to hear that the premiere of Finding Dory would feature a blue—blue!—carpet, otherwise known as a color I can see (sea?). The latest sequel from Pixar hits theaters this week, but not before a gala premiere at the El Capitan on Wednesday featuring Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, and all the voice talent from the film. Guests will enter via a long azure step and repeat, a nautical nod to the film that also happens to be colorblind-inclusive. It turns out that studios have been shying away from red for a while now, expressing a wider range of emotion through colorful flooring. Check out a prismatic smattering below:
Hopefully not made of Minion skin, this yellow rug was laid for the premiere of Despicable Me at Universal City Walk.
My Little Pony
How could the frilly fillies of My Little Pony expect anything but a regal purple runner for their big night?
Green is just as bad as red for those of us who struggle to see it, but what better shade for the envious witches of Wicked?
Think Like a Man Too
Sony classed up the Chinese Theatre with solid gold flooring at the opening of Think Like a Man Too.
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2
Stars came out when the second Twilight movie rolled out the black carpet at L.A. Live.
Big Time Movie
Nickelodeon rolled out the orange carpet when their show Big Time Rush became Big Time Movie in 2012.
Part of Me
Grauman’s Chinese theatre went pink for the premiere of Katy Perry’s candy colored concert film Part of Me.
The entrance to the El Capitan was so chill for the white carpet premiere of Frozen on Hollywood Boulevard.