Gilda

"Very Good"

Gilda Review


The definitive Rita Hayworth vehicle is this film, Gilda, her most famous film, shot when her career was beginning to slow down. Whether dancing, singing, or tempting a pair of men in an Argentine casino, Hayworth is a burning presence in ever scene -- every scene she's in, anyway. Hayworth is absent for the first 22 minutes of the movie, during which Charles Vidor sets up a plot about a troublesome gambler (Glenn Ford) who later enters into Gilda and her rich husband's life. Oh, and they have a past together, too. I could forget Ford, but Hawyworth deserves all the attention she gets throughout the film.


Gilda

Facts and Figures

Run time: 110 mins

In Theaters: Friday 15th March 1946

Distributed by: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Production compaines: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Fresh: 24 Rotten: 1

IMDB: 7.8 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: Virginia Van Upp

Starring: as Gilda Mundson Farrell, as Johnny Farrell, as Maurice Obregon, as Ballin Mundson, Steven Geray as Uncle Pio, as Casey, Gerald Mohr as Capt. Delgado, Mark Roberts as Gabe Evans, Ludwig Donath as German Cartel Member, as Thomas Langford

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