Entertainment Celebrity Once Upon a Time in Hollywood red carpet best and worst dressed
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Once Upon a Time in Hollywood red carpet best and worst dressed

Britney Spears Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Britney Spears stepped out for her first premiere with boyfriend Sam Asghari at Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Photo: Getty
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Fittingly for a movie that touches on the famous Manson killings, Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time in Hollywood produced a red carpet premiere which saw stars murder fashion but also slay.

Britney Spears opted to make her red carpet debut with boyfriend Sam Asghari in a body-con bandage dress that was very 2007.

The black shoes made her look like an Essendon Football Club coterie member but the whole package was totally on brand.

Sam needed to rethink the pale summer suit with black winter boot thing. Ill-conceived and something a Married at First Sight groom would think is cool.

Britney Spears Sam Asghari
Britney Spears and Sam Asghari. Photo: Getty

Not so this man, who had everything bang to rights. Brad Pitt was at his best, in a perfectly tailored suit and enviable hair, with a bracelet that was possibly an homage to Prince Harry’s insouciant African jewellery.

Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt. Photo: Getty

It’s tempting to say Margot Robbie is always amazing and I get that here she was trying to channel a Sharon Tate ’60s vibe. Even so, the hair and orange eye shadow came off as contrived. The dress, divine.

Margot Robbie Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Margot Robbie. Photo: Getty

Elsa Pataky was cute, like a minor character from Grease transported forward a decade. Her husband Chris Hemsworth was relaxed although I wonder what emergency saw him borrow those loafers.

Elsa Pataky Chris Hemsworth
Elsa Pataky and Chris Hemsworth. Photo: Getty

Margaret Qualley needn’t have looked terrified; she was captivating in a school project about net fishing. Beautiful shoes.

Margaret Qualley
Margaret Qualley. Photo: Getty

Pierce Brosnan, you should be pumped. Your son Dylan did the retro theme of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood proud with his Marcia Brady hair, John Lennon glasses and George Lazenby jacket.

Pierce Brosnan Dylan Brosnan
Pierce Brosnan and Dylan Brosnan. Photo: Getty

Robin Thicke wore winter wedding garb while April Love Geary came as Mariah Carey from back in the day. Bust.

April Love Geary Robin Thicke
April Love Geary and Robin Thicke. Photo: Getty

Rebecca Gayheart took her duties as token starlet in Grecian frock quite seriously.

Rebecca Gayheart
Rebecca Gayheart. Photo: Getty

Rumer Willis interpreted Once Upon a Time in Hollywood as meaning Once Upon a Time in 1840s Hollywood.

Rumer Willis
Rumer Willis. Photo: Getty

Her sister Tallulah was totally modern and quite fabulous in a fuschia pantsuit and shoes Bianca Jagger would have coveted. Tick!

Tallulah Willis
Tallulah Willis. Photo: Getty

And third Willis sister Scout seemingly had the same shoes but not quite the same success. Her dress looked like she’d stolen sister Rumer’s bustle and stuck it at the front.

Scout Willis
Scout Willis. Photo: Getty

Wow. Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara look so in love it’s hard to even look at their outfits. He was auditioning for a role as an undertaker at an outside funeral. She was totally herself.

Joe Manganiello Sofia Vergara
Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara. Photo: Getty

Vanessa Hudgens! Awesome. Suggestive without being tacky, slinky without being boring. And pockets.

Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens. Photo: Getty

Leonardo DiCaprio knows what he’s doing and he did it well here. Handmade suit, matching tie, brown shoes, contemptuous look.

Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio. Photo: Getty

Adriana Lima was fantastic in ruched red that had a ton of ’70s sass. Wonderful sandals: Compare them to the clunky black jobs of other guests and see how you feel.

Adriana Lima
Adriana Lima. Photo: Getty

There’s fun and original, and then there’s Eli Roth.

Eli Roth
Eli Roth. Photo: Getty

Speaking of fun, Don Johnson looked like he was having lots. The white jean is tricky unless you’re Roman and actually in Rome but this man invented the flashy casual code.

Don Johnson
Don Johnson. Photo: Getty

A dramatic and sophisticated Maya Hawke turned heads.

Maya Hawke
Maya Hawke. Photo: Getty

Toni Basil was a bit Liza Minnelli, a bit Willy Wonka, a bit scary.

Toni Basil
Toni Basil. Photo: Getty

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