Gloria Reviews

April 20, 2015
The plot is a paranoid endgame in which the ubiquitous Mafia, in the know about everything before it happens, is the instrument of terminal destiny and running from death is as absurd as waiting for it.
May 27, 2008
Gena Rowlands is excellent as the tired woman who decides to take her chances for the boy. The kid is a right blend of understanding and childish tantrums.
May 27, 2008
John Cassavetes clearly set out to make a commercial film, but, intransigent personality that he was, he turned in a slice of pure avant-garde.
June 24, 2006
It's clear from the opening montage that we're in the hands of a master.
August 30, 2004
More than any other recent film I can think of, Gloria is a movie that depends on the mood you're in when you see it.
January 1, 2000
[Gloria] is fun and engaging but slight. What saves this movie is Cassavetes' reliance on a tried-and-true plot construction.