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Pretty Woman Movie Review Summary

Actors: Richard Gere, Julia Roberts

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Vivian, a young prostitute played by Julia Roberts, goes on a “date” with a wealthy client, Edward. By the end of the evening Edward, played by Richard Geere, offers Vivian to be his escort for an entire week. Vivian accepts and is exposed to a new world. What was to be a straight forward business transaction is slowly transformed into something else. Will it be enough for Vivian or will she hold out in order to live a modern Cinderella Story?
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Best part of story, including ending: A feel good movie

Best scene in story: The last scene makes you believe anything is possible. The prince, tames his fears and saves the princess

Opinion about the main character: Julia Roberts plays the role of a prostitute in such a way that we can still believe in her innocence

The review of this Movie prepared by Dominique Etienne a Level 1 Blue Jay scholar

Edward (Richard Gere) is a rich business man in Los Angeles temporarily for work. Vivian (Julia Roberts) is a down-on-her-luck prostitute unsatisfied with her life. After picking up Vivian one night, Edward asks Vivian to stay with him for the remainder of the week to accompany him at business functions. The working relationship, however, changes during the week into "something more". A modern Cinderella story, Pretty Woman is the ultimate romantic comedy.
The review of this Movie prepared by Samantha




In Julia Roberts' breakout movie, she plays a hooker hired by a businessman (Richard Gere) to spend a weekend in Beverly Hills. The sex scenes are sure to arouse you, and Roberts and Gere display delightful chemistry together. Even the soundtrack says it all, because it includes the Roy Orbison song that lent its title to this 1980s classic.
The review of this Movie prepared by Teddy




Prostitute Vivian Ward (Roberts) is hired for a week to accompany wealthy business executive Edward Lewis (Gere). At first, all Vivian has to do is seduce and obey Lewis. However, they eventually fall in love. This is a very sweet romantic film displaying romance problems due to social class.
The review of this Movie prepared by DW




A simple love story showing how opposites really do attract and love can happen when you least expect it.
The review of this Movie prepared by Rebecca Winters




A sweet story where despite all odds, a prostitute and a successful businessman fall in love with each other.
The review of this Movie prepared by Shirl




Julia Roberts is a prostitute looking to find her prince. Richard Gere is a lonely rich guy looking to find his soul. Can they help each other?
The review of this Movie prepared by Josh Gilchrist




Julia Roberts plays a prostitute who teaches Richard Gere, a moneygrubbing investment banker, to be sensitive.
The review of this Movie prepared by steve



Script Analysis of Pretty Woman

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   seduction (yum!) Getting ahead in:    -   business Taboo Sex Story?    -   Yes Kind of sex:    -   main character serviced by a prostitute Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   prostitute Lover is...    -   of a different social class

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   prostitute/concubine Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles    -   wealthy    -   rude people Misc setting    -   resort/hotel

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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