The Top 10

There's room for more than just a main dish in Hollywood. Meet the Sexiest Man Alive, then get your fill of the whole buffet of sexy star men – and the reasons we find them so appealing.

Russell Crowe

5. First to organize cast/crew outings; last to leave.
4. Gave up beer with pregnant wife. Now that's love.
3. Can grow a real beard.
2. "Russell is very unpredictable," says director Peter Weir. Sure, but never dull.
1. Master and Commander? We don't care if he's the fry cook on the Good Ship Lollipop. We're there.