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Gloria (1999)

A street-wise, middle-aged moll named Gloria stands up against the mobs, which is complicated by a six-year-old urchin with a will of his own who she reluctantly takes under her wing after ... See full summary »

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A street-wise, middle-aged moll named Gloria stands up against the mobs, which is complicated by a six-year-old urchin with a will of his own who she reluctantly takes under her wing after his family has been gunned down. Written by BOB STEBBINS <stebinsbob@aol.com>

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Gloria. Big mouth. Big attitude. But who knew she had a big heart.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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22 January 1999 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,143,089, 24 January 1999, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$4,155,234, 14 March 1999
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This was George C. Scott's final film before his death on September 22, 1999 at the age of 71. See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Gloria checks into the hotel, as she takes her shoes off and washes her feet in the bath tub, her shoe is on the floor then it is on the bed. See more »

Quotes

Kevin: Sean, if you were any dumber, I'd have to water you.
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Remake of Gloria (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Pumpin'
Written by John G. Wilson
Performed by Proyecto Uno
Courtesy of H.O.L.A. Recordings, L.L.C.
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24 May 2005 | by See all my reviews

I personally felt that Gloria was a good movie. Sure, it had a crummy start but the movie got better and better as time went along. As a viewer, I began to develop a sympathetic passion for Gloria and her relationship with the little boy. It was clearly obvious that she knew nothing about the principals of child rearing. But, there are a lot of people in the world who are not aware of them nor do they want to be. Yet at the same time, these people have a good enough heart that if put in the situation they can at least try. You can only teach with the knowledge that you have. Gloria was only trying to do the right thing, and I commend the character for that very reason. To whomever reads this, you should watch the movie on your own and come up with your own conclusion. In the end, that is all that matters anyway. Peace out!


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