Pretty Woman Reviews

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February 5, 2019
[T]here's nothing light about this movie's comic touch.
February 5, 2019
The Roberts smile - full-lipped, a mile wide and gleaming - is the closest the movies have yet come to capturing sunshine. Such dazzle should not be taken lightly.
March 23, 2017
The movie displays an almost preternatural disregard for women's feelings - call it Pygmalion, with a heavy accent on the first syllable - but the comedy is so slickly delivered that audiences may be content with chuckling over its polished surface ...
February 3, 2009
This is old-fashioned, assembly-line moviemaking without the old panache.
April 9, 2008
Pic's casting is astute, with Gere underplaying like a sturdy ballet star who hoists the ballerina Roberts on his shoulders.
April 9, 2008
It's saying Roberts' character becomes a better person when she lands a rich guy and learns to cry at the opera.
February 5, 2019
But in the end, what's most ridiculous about the film isn't the lack of realism.
February 5, 2019
Originally meant to be a serious drama (called $3,000) about a man buying a prostitute for the night, this turned into a delightful romantic comedy in the hands of director Garry Marshall and sent the career of star Julia Roberts into the stratosphere.
February 5, 2019
Despite its cornball attributes-maybe because of them-this is a sweetheart of an old-fashioned romantic comedy.
February 5, 2019
The message is plain: Men, especially rich men, have all the power. So be sure to do what they tell you, and maybe they'll treat you nicely.
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