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Release Date: Nov 26, 1997 Wide
Average Rating: 3.6/5
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Novelist Jay McInerney and playwright Michael Cristofer (who also made his feature film directorial debut) collaborated on the script for this bio of doomed supermodel Gia Carangi. In a star-making performance, Angelina Jolie stars as Gia, a gorgeous Philadelphia native who arrives in New York City to become a model and immediately makes an impression on high-powered agent Wilhelmina Cooper (Faye Dunaway). Gia's fierce good looks make her a star, as does her willingness to pose nude. Gia becomes
Nov 26, 1997 Wide
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Jolie gives a sensational performance in this tight, but tragic biopic
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Jolie gives it her all in a thoroughly uninhibited and highly effective portrait of a woman living from thrill to thrill.
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- Gia: Life and death. Energy and peace. If I stopped today, it was still worth it. Even the terrible mistakes that I have made and would have unmade, if I could. The pain that have burned me and scarred my soul. It was worth it for having been allowed to walk where I've walked, which was to hell on earth, heaven on earth, back again, into, under, far in between, though it, in it and above.
- Gia: Look, this was a free trip to New York. And if I knew you were looking for Marsha fucking Brady, I would have stayed home.
- Linda: I'm checking to see if you need to be tweezed.
- Gia: I'm tweezed.
- Linda: I'm Linda.
- Gia: Life and death, energy and peace. If I stop today it was still worth it. Even the terrible mistakes that I made and would have unmade if I could. The pains that have burned me and scarred my soul, it was worth it, for having been allowed to walk where I've walked, which was to hell on earth, heaven on earth, back again, into, under, far in between, through it, in it, and above.
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