• Unrated, 1 hr. 20 min.
  • Documentary
  • Directed By:
    David Stenn
    In Theaters:
    Jul 27, 2007 Wide
    On DVD:
    Oct 16, 2007

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Girl 27 Reviews

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Dennis Harvey
Variety
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Pic's self-serving approach is contemptible.

Full Review Source: Variety

January 31, 2007
Ella Taylor
L.A. Weekly
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[Girl 27] not without fascination, in part because he's dug up extraordinary footage that features Douglas and her attacker. He also dug up Douglas herself, and it's her story that dominates the movie.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

July 26, 2007
Jennifer Merin
About.com

This stunning expose of Hollywood's buried scandal is a revelation about the movie industry's influence, and a well-documented backgrounder on Hollywood's 'casting couch' attitude towards women

Full Review Source: About.com | Original Score: 4/5

September 1, 2009
Tony Medley
tonymedley.com

Archival clips and personal interviews tell a fascinating story of a girl done in by the corruption of MGM, the District Attorney, her attorney, and her own mother!

Full Review Source: tonymedley.com | Original Score: 7/10

July 30, 2007
Sura Wood
Hollywood Reporter
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Girl 27 is about the moral hypocrisy of Hollywood as well as a testament to the lingering damage inflicted by rape.

January 25, 2007
Carina Chocano
Los Angeles Times
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Writer David Stenn stumbled across the shocking story of Patricia Douglas and MGM around the time he was finishing his biography of Jean Harlow, and he immediately sprang into action.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3/5

July 26, 2007
Andy Klein
Los Angeles CityBeat

... his tone of righteous indignation, while justifiable, sometimes gets in the way of the valuable points he makes ...

July 26, 2007
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