Gia Movie Review 1998

Information and Film Reviews for Gia the Movie

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Based on the life of self-destructive supermodel/drug addict Gia Carangi (Jolie), who died from AIDS at the age of 26. Gia grew up in an abusive Philadelphia family and hid her insecurities under a tough and wanton persona. Taken under the wing of New York modeling exec Wilhelmina Cooper (Dunaway), Gia's exoticness gets her noticed but the hedonistic lifestyle of the late '70s quickly leads to her downfall. Jolie goes all out for the title role.


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Available on VHS, DVD
Running time 120 minutes.

Cast and Crew

True Stories, This Is Your Life, Drug Use & Abuse, Model Citizens, AIDS, Moms, Lesbians, Period Piece: 1970s
Michael Cristofer, Jay McInerney
Angelina Jolie, Mercedes Ruehl, Kylie Travis, Faye Dunaway, Elizabeth Mitchell, Louis Giambalvo, John Considine, Scott Cohen
Rodrigo Garcia
Michael Cristofer
Terence Blanchard
James D. Brubaker, Marvin Worth, David R. Ginsburg, Citadel Entertainment, HBO Pictures

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