Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy

"A young girl is institutionalized by her wicked stepfather. Retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, she envisions a plan which will help her escape from the facility." Meet Sucker Punch. So, was the star-studded red-carpet more snake-pit, or fantasy? You be the judge.


Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy Diane Lane goes for cocktail classics in a warm squash-tone.

Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy Jena Malone in the prom dress of every girl's dreams — both young and romantic.

Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy Abbie Cornish in a soft, lovely evolution of the bandage concept.

Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy Emily Browning goes vaguely goth; her purple lipstick definitely steals the show.

Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy Carla Gugino, per usual, opts for flat-out bombshell, without the twist.

Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy Vanessa Hudgens wows in this stunning, backless Jenny Packham.

Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy Jamie Chung's draped Giambattista Valli is the other standout — both soft and super-sharp!

Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy Emma Roberts is maybe skewing a little "Dalmation Plantation," but it's nice to see someone breaking the floaty-and-formal mold.

Sucker Punch Premiere Was...Punchy And, hey, as long as he's here, we might as well take a gander at Mr. Hamm.