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The 22 Most Badass Beards In Cinema
Is that a rat on your chin or are you just awesome?

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The 22 Most Badass Beards In Cinema | The
The "FedEx"

Man behind the beard: Tom Hanks
Film: Cast Away (2000)
Character played: Chuck Noland
Real or fake? Real

Want to get the Tom Hanks in Cast Away look? Well, what you need to do is become a FedEx employee, fly to Malaysia, get caught in a tropical storm, crash, wash ashore on an inflatable raft, speak to a volleyball with a face on it for four years, assemble another raft, then try to make your way home. Easy!

Then again, you could simply develop an allergy to scissors, trimmers or other cutting devices for a similar number of years, staying in the sun as much as possible to bleach your hair. Or, as an alternative alternative, you could buy a fake beard and stick it to your face. But that’d be a cop-out really, so don’t do that – go for the desert island option. We’re calling it the ‘Method beard’, and trust us, the ladies will appreciate the effort you went to...
 

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1 Re: No Seneca Crane?!
Aah sincere apologies, I've only just noticed the date on this thing. Cheeky Ali directing me to an old feature to distract me from The Fassbender. More

Posted by polkadotty5 on Tuesday April 17, 2012, 14:51

2 No Seneca Crane?!
Is it too groomed for you and therefore deemed inadequately manly? There is nothing more badass than a man who takes care of his facial hair well. More

Posted by polkadotty5 on Tuesday April 17, 2012, 14:47

3 The "Cap'n Jack"
The "Cap'n Jack" beard is fake. One the behind the scenes of the film is partly Johnny Depp in the make-up chair saying that the majority of the beard is fake because he can't grow his own! :) More

Posted by Castiel on Saturday August 20, 2011, 16:03

4 The "Cap'n Jack"
The "Cap'n Jack" beard is fake. On the behind the scenes of the film, part of it is Johnny Depp in the make-up chair saying that the majority of the beard is fake because he can't grow his own! :) More

Posted by Castiel on Saturday August 20, 2011, 16:00


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