When millionaire wheeler-dealer Edward Lewis enters a business contract with Hollywood hooker Vivian Ward, he loses his heart in the bargain in this charming romantic comedy. After Edward hires Vivian as his date for a week and gives her a Cinderella makeover, she returns the favor by mellowing the hardnosed Show more... tycoon's outlook. Can the poor prostitute and the rich capitalist live happily ever after?
@i_am_kendrrra RT @WordsPower005: A pretty face gets old. A nice body will change. But a good woman will always be a good woman.25 seconds ago
@Anne Marie ✨ I can't believe I didn't even give Pretty Woman a chance when I first attempted to watch it. Ahhhhhhhh luvin' it nooooow 💕3 minutes ago
Richard Corliss This is old-fashioned, assembly-line moviemaking without the old panache.
Variety Staff Pic's casting is astute, with Gere underplaying like a sturdy ballet star who hoists the ballerina Roberts on his shoulders.
Jonathan Rosenbaum He pays her $3,000 and they fall in love -- ain't Hollywood grand?
Desson Thomson A slick, instantly and entertainingly digestible Cinderella fable.
Rita Kempley Pretty Woman seduces all but the most wary.
John Hartl As shamelessly irresistible as the Roy Orbison oldie that accompanies the credits.