2005's Sexiest Men Alive

It's a feast for the eyes: 14 of PEOPLE's sexiest men of the year, including cover star Matthew McConaughey, Patrick Dempsey and more

TERRENCE HOWARD

How does Howard, 36, rate his sexiness on a scale of 1 to 10? "It's unratable," says the married father of three. "The minute you rate yourself you're done. Your quest is over." And come Oscar time, the buzzworthy star of Hustle & Flow and Crash says, "Whatever happens, man, I'm still sexy. I'm damn sexy."