History Film / PrettyWoman

18th Mar '17 9:38:13 PM AnoneMouseJr
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* WroteTheBook: Late in the film, Edward says that "I know about wanting more. I invented the concept."
17th Feb '17 10:59:28 AM Movienut376
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**The gag reaches its zenith at the end, when the acrophobic Edward is climbing up the fire escape of Vivian's apartment building; he calls up, "It had to be the top floor, right?" Vivian answers, "It's the best."
26th Jan '17 11:31:31 AM Larkmarn
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* MistakenForJunkie: Edward interrupts Vivian in the bathroom and thinks she's doing drugs. Turns out she's only flossing strawberry seeds from her teeth. (May also be a CallBack, as the original script wrote Vivian as a drug addict.)

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* MistakenForJunkie: Edward interrupts Vivian in the bathroom and thinks she's doing drugs. Turns out she's only flossing strawberry seeds from her teeth. (May also be a CallBack, DevelopmentGag, as the original script wrote Vivian as a drug addict.)
13th Jan '17 5:29:00 PM nombretomado
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Gere plays Edward Lewis, a wealthy businessman who hires Vivian Ward (Roberts), a HookerWithAHeartOfGold, to serve as his escort while he stays in LosAngeles. They end up falling for each other.

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Gere plays Edward Lewis, a wealthy businessman who hires Vivian Ward (Roberts), a HookerWithAHeartOfGold, to serve as his escort while he stays in LosAngeles.UsefulNotes/LosAngeles. They end up falling for each other.
7th Jan '17 4:56:41 PM tandra88
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* EliteManCourtesanRomance: Wealthy businessman Edward Lewis hires Vivian to act as an escort for him for a week. Over that time he gradually falls in love with her, and she with him.
16th Nov '16 10:41:00 PM jormis29
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* MsFanservice: Vivian; it's especially striking given Roberts purposely avoided the trope the rest of her career with the exception of a poorly chosen time to go skinny dipping scene in 1994's ''I Love Trouble''.

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* MsFanservice: Vivian; it's especially striking given Roberts purposely avoided the trope the rest of her career with the exception of a poorly chosen time to go skinny dipping SkinnyDipping scene in 1994's ''I Love Trouble''.''Film/ILoveTrouble''.
3rd Oct '16 6:04:55 PM mkmckoy
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->'''Elizabeth''': She's wonderful, Edward. Where ever did you find her?''

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->'''Elizabeth''': She's wonderful, Edward. Where ever did you find her?''her?
3rd Oct '16 6:04:25 PM mkmckoy
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->''Elizabeth'': She's wonderful, Edward. Where ever did you find her?''

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->''Elizabeth'': ->'''Elizabeth''': She's wonderful, Edward. Where ever did you find her?''
28th Sep '16 10:25:25 AM Mdumas43073
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This movie was a genuine blockbuster when it came out, and it made then-23-year-old Creator/JuliaRoberts a ''[[StarMakingRole star]]''; she received an UsefulNotes/AcademyAward nomination for Best Actress as well.

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This movie was a genuine blockbuster when it came out, and it made then-23-year-old Creator/JuliaRoberts Julia Roberts a ''[[StarMakingRole star]]''; she received an UsefulNotes/AcademyAward nomination for Best Actress as well.
28th Sep '16 10:25:04 AM Mdumas43073
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->'''''Elizabeth''': She's wonderful, Edward--where ever did you find her?''
->'''''Edward''': 976-BABE.''

A 1990 film from TouchstonePictures named for the song by Music/RoyOrbison. Creator/RichardGere plays Edward Lewis, a rich man who hires Vivian Ward, a HookerWithAHeartOfGold to hang out with him while he stays in LA. They end up falling for each other.

This movie was a genuine blockbuster when it came out, and it made then-23-year-old Creator/JuliaRoberts a '''[[StarMakingRole star]]'''; she received an UsefulNotes/AcademyAward nomination for Best Actress as well.

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->'''''Elizabeth''':
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->''Elizabeth'':
She's wonderful, Edward--where Edward. Where ever did you find her?''
->'''''Edward''': 976-BABE.''

->'''Edward''': 976-BABE.

A 1990 film from TouchstonePictures RomanticComedy starring Creator/RichardGere and Creator/JuliaRoberts, directed by Creator/GarryMarshall, and named for the song by Music/RoyOrbison. Creator/RichardGere Music/RoyOrbison.

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plays Edward Lewis, a rich man wealthy businessman who hires Vivian Ward, Ward (Roberts), a HookerWithAHeartOfGold HookerWithAHeartOfGold, to hang out with him serve as his escort while he stays in LA.LosAngeles. They end up falling for each other.

This movie was a genuine blockbuster when it came out, and it made then-23-year-old Creator/JuliaRoberts a '''[[StarMakingRole star]]'''; ''[[StarMakingRole star]]''; she received an UsefulNotes/AcademyAward nomination for Best Actress as well.


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