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American Gigolo

drama, romance

A slick Los Angeles callboy finds love and redemption in Paul Schrader's ultra-stylish drama. High-living prostitute Julian Kay (Richard Gere, stepping in for John Travolta) has it all: the Mercedes, the clothes, access to Beverly Hills...

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- Chuck O'Leary, Fantastica Daily, Thursday, June 24, 2010

Fresh: Pure fantasy.

- Cole Smithey,, Thursday, June 24, 2010


- Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com, Thursday, June 24, 2010

Audience Reviews

3 stars

Dated, so some of the shock value has gone but it's still alright.

- SunilJawahir, Tuesday, March 3, 2009

3 stars

a hallmark film for its time..great start then sinks under its own weight..a bit pretntious and serious..could have been alot more fun if it was handled lighter....not gere's best role to be sure..but he does an adequate job. Great soundtrack though!

- alanjayh, Monday, June 9, 2008

4 stars

Another fantastic character study from the always interesting Schrader.

- cacutshaw, Sunday, May 27, 2007