Hacksaw Ridge, Mel Gibson's first film since 2006's Apocalypto, held its premiere at the 73rd Venice Film Festival. Based on a true story, the film stars Andrew Garfiled in the lead role as army medic Desmond T. Doss, who, despite refusing to carry arms during World War II, was awarded the Medal of Honour for saving the lives of his comrades on the battlefield. The film also stars Teresa Palmer, Hugo Weaving and Vince Vaughn.

Other notable attendees for the red carpet event included Sophie Turner and Sistine Stallone. See the best of the red carpet arrivals here...

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

Hacksaw Ridge premiere

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