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Why Cannes Brings Out The Most Fun Men's Fashion

The coastal setting, European vibe, and pitch perfect weather mean lots of hats, linen suits, and cool sunglasses. Here, some of the best, most festive male looks.

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It's sunny, so lots of dudes try to look cool in sunglasses. Many of them do succeed in doing so.

Benicio Del Toro

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Ray Liotta

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Brad Pitt

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These guys with Kristen Stewart and Kirsten Dunst

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And Brad Pitt with these guys

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Director Carlos Reygadas

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Some model's blonde date

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The coastal setting seems to bring out lots of hats. Fedoras are quite popular.

Elia Suleiman

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Filmmaker Jaime Rosales

With a blue linen suit to boot!
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With a blue linen suit to boot!

Pete Doherty

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A child on someone's head.

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Denis Lavant

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Denis Lavant again, with Kylie Minogue

With a scarf!
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With a scarf!

Some men took the opportunity to spiff up the tuxedo with navy lapels. I love this look – classic with a tiny twist.

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Adrien Brody

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Tom Sturridge

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And some guys really went all out, for which I commend them.

Renzo Rosso in what appears to be a sparkly suit with a shimmery brown tux. Wow.

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Jean Claude Jitrois in a leather tux.

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This guy's lapels are amazing.

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Pierre Morisset (designer of G-Star) and actor Caleb Landry Jones

How much denim is too much denim? This, probably, but good for them for just owning it.
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How much denim is too much denim? This, probably, but good for them for just owning it.

These guys wore kilts! Hooray for them.

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But above all, my two personal favorites:

Bill Murray

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Chris O'Dowd

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