We really do love old prom pictures, celebrity or otherwise. So this slideshow was like catnip. Some people β€” Faith Hill and Angela Bassett, anyone? β€” are eerily unchanged. Others are virtually unrecognizable. Below, a few of our favorites.

In a 1983 Freshman year photo, Faith Hill (Audrey Perry to her classmates) is at the age where the photos all look like grown-up women posing with their little brothers.

Shocker: Halle Berry is stunning.

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Of course Britney was one of those Freshmen whom an upperclassman asks to the prom. In fairness, she was probably pretty busy after this.

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Debra Messing, as a class-of-'86 senior, was kinda radiant in a mid-80s sort of way. As for her date, I feel really bad that this unfortunate "flinch shot" is not being disseminated throughout the web. Well, that's what he gets for going out with a woman who'd one day be on a sitcom that would try to make "the gays" non-threatening to the real America.

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Like Faith Hill, Angela Bassett is totally unchanged. And considering this was 1976, that's quite something.

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Fergie, somewhere between Kids, Incorporated and Wild Orchid.

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Lizzie Caplan is who we'd have wanted to be friends with, somehow subverting the prom conventions but still looking totally cool and having the best time. 2000.

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So I'm thinking this wasn't, like, a prom or homecoming but something more specific β€” hence Courtney Cox's somewhat rad 1980 jumper, rather than a gown.

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Brooklyn Decker, 2005. Yeah, she's really young.

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This 1965 Paula Deen has got to be my favorite. And obviously her date is smitten.

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