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Relive the Most Ass-Kicking-est Moments from Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' Video

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Holy wow, the build up to Taylor Swift's "Bad Blood" music video was maybe over the top, but the video, directed by Joseph Kahn and featuring everyone from Cara Delevingne to Cindy Crawford, went even further. If you're into dystopian girl gang battles styled somewhere between Minority Report, The Fifth Element, and Hunger Games, but punctuated by Kendrick Lamar's "sick beats," as Swift would say, then you will love it. Here are the most intense parts of a very intense four minutes. Find the full video at the bottom.

Meet "Catastrophe."

Ahhh, hide your Teddy.

Best friend K.O. so cold.

Cool girls don't look at explosions.

And now check out the full video:

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