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The error here, though, is to describe as feminist a nearly topless shoot for a magazine that often likes its women underdressed. In the magazine launched its first Hollywood issue, marking the start of an annual tradition, featuring the hottest stars of the year. In what must be one of the most bizarre shoots ever, actors including Nicole Kidman, Uma Thurman and Julianne Moore all appear to have turned up in their nighties or just their underwear. Sandra Bullock has forgotten her shoes.