Posts tagged "pretty woman"

The Soapbox: What TIME Gets All Wrong About “Pretty Woman,” Prostitution & Sex Trafficking

A journalist from contacted me yesterday for a quote that ultimately appeared in an article that irresponsibly conflates sex work and sex trafficking. In recognition of the 25th anniversary…

Melissa Petro | March 25, 2015 - 3:00 pm

What Your (Ex) Shopgirl Wants You To Know About “Pretty Woman”

I should probably start out here by telling you that I have never seen “Pretty Woman.” I wasn’t allowed to watch it when I was a kid–not because of the…

Robyn Pennacchia | March 19, 2015 - 1:00 pm

23 Things You Never Knew About “Pretty Woman”

Do you still watch “Pretty Woman” every time you need a good laugh and a good cry? We do, too.
Our favorite opposites attract story is somehow already 23 years old,… | December 8, 2013 - 11:30 am

Emma Watson Covers GQ As “Pretty Woman”

Emma Watson’s covering British GQ in the same outfit Julia Roberts wore in “Pretty Woman.” Is that a tattoo across Emma’s belly? [Yahoo]
“Glee” star Heather Morris is…

Jessica Wakeman | April 3, 2013 - 10:20 am

What Would’ve Happened If These Rom-Com Heroines Had Chosen Themselves Instead Of Prince Charming

Having been a fan of “Breaking Upwards,” the heartbreaking debut film from co-writers/co-stars/cohabitators Daryl Wein and Zoe Lister-Jones, I couldn’t wait to see the couple’s follow up, “Lola Versus.” Starring mumblecore goddess…

Leslie Simon | June 12, 2012 - 9:00 am

Samantha Brick Has Very High Self-Esteem, Is Possibly Delusional

Samantha Brick is a lady writer for the UK’s Daily Mail, which makes her, yes, perhaps less than 100 percent credible. She also thinks she’s totally the most gorgeous woman in…

Julie Gerstein | April 4, 2012 - 9:40 am

Richard Gere Hates On “Pretty Woman”

The cult ’90s movie many girls grow up to worship in some manner is being bashed by none other than the man who was in it: Richard Gere.
The 62-year-old… | March 22, 2012 - 9:10 am

“Toddlers & Tiaras” Presents The World’s Tiniest Working Girl

The mothers on “Toddlers & Tiaras” are notorious for making questionable judgment calls when it comes to their children. Bare midriffs, heavy makeup, risque dance moves, spray tans, Red Bull.

Ami Angelowicz | September 8, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Old-School Wednesdays: Go West Is “The King Of Wishful Thinking”

Tell me, how many times have you heard this song in your dentist’s office waiting room? This 1990 track from British band Go West appeared on the soundtrack to…

Julie Gerstein | December 29, 2010 - 8:15 pm