Gilda (1946)

When wealthy Ballin Mundson (George Macready) rescues down at his heels gambler Johnny Farrell (Glenn Ford) and invites him to the Buenos Aires casino he owns, both men get more than they wagered on. Farrell convinces Mundson to hire him as… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: November 7, 2000
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Critic Score: 96% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Trevor Johnston
Time Out

One of the great films noirs, softened just a little by the moralising censorship strictures of the time. See it.

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Philip French
Observer [UK]

A wonderfully perverse noir classic...

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Peter Bradshaw

A real 1940s Hollywood treat.

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Donald J. Levit
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

'Gilda' is memorable for the minutes of one dubbed song, one dance. But, ah! that one sexually confident shimmy is enough.

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Charlotte O'Sullivan
This is London

Cast and crew spin a twilight magic.

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Tim Robey
Daily Telegraph

Examples of film noir don't come much headier or more perverse than Charles Vidor's sultry little number...

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Austin Trunick
Under the Radar

A career-defining performance from the legendary Rita Hayworth.

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Allan Hunter
Daily Express

No wonder we all feel nostalgic for the past.

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Tony Sloman
Radio Times

If you've never seen it, it's about time.

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Flixster Audience Score: 88% Flixster User Reviews
Bob Stinson
"This is the part I really like, when she does that shit with her hair." Red - Shawshank Redemption
Matheus Carvalho
The camera was in love with Rita Hayworth and she made sure we noticed it. One of the best noirs out there with probably the most strange case of a mčnage a… More
Carlos Magalhăes
It is easy to just enjoy the gorgeous sight of Rita Hayworth exhaling beauty and sensuality, but let's not overlook how stupid, implausible and misogynist… More
Aj V
Gilda stirs up trouble between two men who love her. An interesting, but slightly unoriginal.
Reid Volk
Post-war greed, tempting women, and dark souls collide in the seductive Gilda. In a world ablaze in celebration, director Charles Vidor suggests that even amid… More
Jennifer D
I'm not sure what it was, but I was just NOT captured by the story at all. I was just kinda bored and followed along, but was not captivated by the story… More