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Updated on Aug 17, 2020. Posted on Aug 13, 2020

18 Hair And Makeup Fails From Movies That You Won't Be Able To Look Away From

It's time we talked about it.

1. Ice-T's makeup in Tank Girl is one of the most unsettling images I've ever seen.

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2. For White Chicks, Shawn and Marlon Wayans tried to transform into white women — yet their makeup left them barely looking human.

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3. Bombshell begged the question, yet again, is it really a Nicole Kidman movie if she's not in a bad wig?

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4. One day, Tyler Perry will have to answer for his crimes, which include Mehcad Brooks's wig in A Fall from Grace.

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5. Jennifer Lawrence's wig in the X-Men movies looked like it could've fallen off if she just turned her head too fast.

Jennifer Lawrence in blue face makeup and an obvious wig
20th Century Fox

6. Maybe Constance Wu would've gotten away with this wig in Hustlers if it weren't for those heinous bangs.

Constance Wu wearing a wig with huge bangs
STXfilms

7. Warning: The image below contains Channing Tatum's unsightly makeup in Jupiter Ascending.

Channing Tatum with his beard and eyebrows dyed bleach blonde
Warner Bros. Pictures

8. Angelina Jolie and this wig from Salt go together as well as oil and water.

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9. I’m not sure how anyone can look at Helena Bonham Carter’s hair and makeup in Planet of the Apes and not burst out into laughter.

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10. If you stare at this picture from Looper, you might be able to find Joseph Gordon-Levitt's face somewhere in there.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt wearing a weird fake face of another average looking dude
Tristar Pictures

11. Emma Stone's wig in The Help was almost as problematic as the film.

Emma Stone in an obvious curly wig
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

12. Thank GOD they figured out what to do with Chris Hemsworth's eyebrows after the first Thor movie.

Chris Hemsorth with bleached eyebrows and beard
Paramount Pictures

13. I feel sorry for Kate Mara because someone thought putting this wig on her in Fantastic Four was acceptable.

Kate Mara in an obvious wig
20th Century Fox

14. John Travolta's face in Hairspray still gives me the heebie-jeebies.

John Travolta in a puffy fake face
New Line Cinema

15. Jackie Earle Haley's Freddy Kruger makeup in the 2010 remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street was, well, pretty lousy.

Jackie Earle Haley in poor Freddy Kruger face makeup
New Line Cinema

16. Guy Pearce as a 104-year-old man in Prometheus looks more like a 104-year-old alien.

Guy Pearce with unbelievably wrinkly skin
20th Century Fox

17. I'm glad Tyler Perry retired Madea movies so we won't have to witness him in this smothering makeup again.

Tyler Perry as Madea
Lionsgate / BET Pictures

18. And finally, Robin Tunney's wig in The Craft is just...no.

Robbin Tunney in an obvious wig
Columbia Pictures

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