Highlights From The 1996 Premiere Of "Romeo + Juliet"

Lots a leopard print and leather. Reminder: The mid-’90s was a really bad time for fashion.

1. Nobody’s favorite Friend, David Schwimmer, showed up wearing a very ’90s pleather jacket.

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2. A fresh faced Cameron Diaz sporting leopard print.

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3. The band Everclear was also there, they had a song on the soundtrack.

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4. Melrose Place’s Patrick Muldoon, who was obviously wearing Shaquille O’Neal’s shirt.

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5. Father of the Bride star Kimberly Williams and a whole lot of satin.

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6. The always lovely Veronica Webb.

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7. Elisabeth (forever Chris Parker) Shue rocked a leather blazer.

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8. Blair Underwood with his wife, Desiree DaCosta, along with a really unfortunate leopard hat and more leather.

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9. While Garcelle Beauvais mixed it up with leopard, suede, and leather.

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10. A leather-clad Vince Vaughn was just coming off the success of Swingers.

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11. John Leguizamo — who played Tybalt in the film — showed up wearing a shirt that might have been designed by Jackson Pollock.

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12. Jenny McCarthy wore a pair of Prince’s old pants.

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13. Apparently Paul Sorvino and Carol Alt were an item (?).

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14. Denise Richards came wearing some really ill-fitting pants.

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15. A mysterious blonde hit the red carpet. Is it Claire Danes?

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16. NOPE. It’s Reese Witherspoon, who didn’t even bother to spit out her gum before arriving.

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17. Claire showed up with spiky mini-bun hair that every mid-’90s girl attempted.

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18. But really the night was all about LEO.

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19. Who brought along his date, model (surprise!) Kristen Zang…

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20. …and also his mom (in leopard of course). Aw!

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21. But the most important moment of the night — when Leo and Claire reunited on the red carpet.

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OK time to relive Romeo + Juliet:

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