Brad Pitt's Fashion Cane Was the Talk of the Town

This weekend, the 23rd Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala was held, meaning that awards season has officially begun. Brad Pitt kicked it off with a walking stick.

Brad Pitt's Fashion Cane Was the Talk of the Town

Gary Oldman and his wife Alexandra Edenborough went for old Hollywood glamor, while Brad Pitt looked like he was attending a Pimps 'n Hoes party. Psych! He tore his ACL recently in a mishap that involved one of the couple's kids. Angelina Jolie was meh in beige. There's a Keibler/elf joke somewhere. Who knew George Clooney was that short?

Brad Pitt's Fashion Cane Was the Talk of the Town

While Charlize Theron's gold-heeled shoes are killer, that hole on her thigh is annoying.

Brad Pitt's Fashion Cane Was the Talk of the Town

Not only was Michelle Williams the cutest thing on the red carpet, but she could apparently be a foot model. Her feet are so perfect that it looks like she's never even walked on them.

Brad Pitt's Fashion Cane Was the Talk of the Town

Melissa McCarthy does posture right; Diablo Cody's isn't doing her figure — and that dress — justice. Meanwhile the color of Jessica Chastain's dress goes beautifully with her hair, but we need more décolletage.

Brad Pitt's Fashion Cane Was the Talk of the Town

Mary Hart, Octavia Spencer, and Glenn Close all opted for gowns over cocktail dresses and incidentally, all looked very mother-of-the-bride.

Brad Pitt's Fashion Cane Was the Talk of the Town

Despite the dramatic back of Olivia Wilde's dress, the best part of her ensemble was her diamond tiger ring.

Brad Pitt's Fashion Cane Was the Talk of the Town

So, uh, what's going on with Al Pacino? Do you think he tied that headband around his scalp to keep him from completely losing his mind?

Brad Pitt's Fashion Cane Was the Talk of the Town

Composer Carol Connors took out all her piano attire, which she didn't bother to dust off.