News Awards & Events Babel Premiere By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Facebook Instagram Twitter Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on March 26, 2015 @ 11:19AM Pin Share Tweet Email Trending Videos Photo: Eric Charbonneau/WireImage BabelPremiere 01 of 07 babel premiere Lester Cohen/WireImage Cate Blanchett shimmered in a liquid-gold Ralph Lauren dress. When asked why she picked this glamorous outfit for the premiere, the star replied, "Because it's lovely-easy!" 02 of 07 babel premiere Eric Charbonneau/WireImage Brad Pitt was joined by friends and former co-stars Catherine Keener and Don Cheadle. When asked about working with Blanchett, Pitt said, "She's exquisite. She's an absolute joy and probably the best actress out there." 03 of 07 babel premiere Eric Charbonneau/WireImage Babel director Alejandro González Inárritu met up with Salma Hayek at the after-party. 04 of 07 babel premiere Janet Gough/Celebrity Recently engaged couple Jennifer Esposito and Bradley Cooper were glad they made the outing. "The movie was amazing," said Esposito. "The best movie I've seen in a long time." 05 of 07 babel premiere Eric Charbonneau/WireImage "I think it's the most beautiful movie that I've seen this year," said Zach Braff. "I don't know what else to say other than everyone should go see it." 06 of 07 babel premiere Sara De Boer/Retna Alicia Silverstone and husband Christopher Jarecki gave big smiles to the screaming fans outside of the theater. 07 of 07 babel premiere Eric Charbonneau/WireImage At the after-party, the museum's outdoor courtyard was divided into a Japanese-themed area (featuring orchid arrangements and a sushi bar) and a Moroccan-themed section with hanging lanterns, petrified trees and a feast that included couscous and lamb.