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Gloria Bell (2018)

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A free-spirited woman in her 50s seeks out love at L.A. dance clubs.

Director:

Sebastián Lelio

Writers:

Alice Johnson Boher (adapted screenplay), Sebastián Lelio | 1 more credit »
5 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julianne Moore ... Gloria
John Turturro ... Arnold
Caren Pistorius ... Anne
Michael Cera ... Peter
Brad Garrett ... Dustin
Holland Taylor ... Hillary
Jeanne Tripplehorn ... Fiona
Rita Wilson ... Vicky
Chris Mulkey ... Charlie
Cassi Thomson ... Virginia
Tyson Ritter ... Neighbor
Jesse Erwin ... Theo
Chopper Bernet ... 60 Year Old Gentleman
Gerard Sanders ... 65 Year Old Gentleman
Sam Behrens ... Man #1
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Storyline

A free-spirited woman in her 50s seeks out love at L.A. dance clubs.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Dance to your own tune. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexuality, nudity, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Trivia

The role of Jeremy, played by Sean Astin, was originally written for Corey Feldman. Due to a shooting conflict, Feldman passed on the role and offered it to Astin, a close friend of his. See more »

Goofs

Camera shadow can be seen in Gloria's arm, while driving in LA. See more »

Quotes

Gloria: When Peter was little, he went into my purse and made a gun out of a tampon.
[Everybody laughs]
Arnold: What was the trigger?
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Soundtracks

All Out of Love
Written by Clive Davis (as Clive J. Davis) & Graham Russell
Performed by Air Supply
Published by Universal Music Publishing SpA
Courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment
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User Reviews

 
A portrait of loneliness in an ordinary life

Gloria is a fifty-something long-term divorcée, with two grown-up children and with a subdued professional life. She's even a young granny since a short time. In short, all lights are red. It's only missing menopause... And then arrives Arnold, a charming guy who turns out to be stuck within a castrating environment. This film is desperately pessimistic, despite the manifold disco hits, and reminds the universal difficulty of 'rebuilding' its life, following a divorce with child(ren). The duo Julianne Moore + John Turturro is stunning, knowing that Julianne Moore is gorgeous, as usual.


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Details

Country:

Chile | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 March 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gloria See more »

Filming Locations:

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$145,218, 10 March 2019

Gross USA:

$5,611,123

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$11,145,006
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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