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Gigi Reviews

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June 24, 2006
It's like a meal consisting of cheesecake, and one quickly longs for something solid and vulgar to weigh things down.
November 26, 2002
A silly feel-good film, nothing that happens is in the least bit surprising.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 11, 2008
The great Minnelli was surely one of the masters of the American musical, but Gigi was one of his misfires.
March 27, 2001
Gigi is all style, and zilch in the way of substance.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
June 20, 2002
This time Hollywood's chastity beat out cultural accuracy.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 17, 2008
How much one likes it, depends on how much French pastry one can eat during one sitting.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
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February 18, 2009
Gigi is dressed to kill, but if all the French finery impresses the customers, it also smothers the story.
February 18, 2015
With so many outstanding performances in the film, it is to Maurice Chevalier's great credit that he is able to steal the show.
February 25, 2014
There's a fine bittersweet air to this tale that leaves you longing to see it again.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
July 29, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
August 1, 2002
All charm and champagne, but a feminist nightmare.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
March 26, 2009
The performances are well nigh faultless.
February 23, 2005
In the hands of a master craftsman, even this otherwise iffy musical becomes lively, lovely entertainment.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2000
A charming delight.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
September 5, 2008
...one of Hollywood's most celebrated classics from an era when studios were still making meticulous, tune-filled musicals.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
August 22, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
April 5, 2009
Given the shortage of dancing and soaring vocal melodies...Minnelli must lean heavily on personality and a spectacle defined by the pageantry of historic locations, sets and costumes. [Blu-ray]
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
July 1, 2016
Lovely to behold, but the story has dated very badly.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
November 15, 2006
A gorgeous musical that lacks the nuance and emotion of other films in its genre.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
August 8, 2008
Feminist musical, with Minnelli's taste and visual style, makes for an involving experience.
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