Fading Gigolo

The oldest profession just got older.


Fading Gigolo
One of the few films starring Woody Allen which he did not write and/or direct. He plays an aging book store owner who becomes a 'pimp' to his younger partner, as they seek to make money in a hurry to save their store. Soon, things are going much better than they had hoped, which leads to complications.

90 minutes.
No persons under 13 (Language, Sex).
Comedy, On the art circuit
I may be old but I can still do the job ...
I may be old but I can still do the job ...

Credits

Cast
John Turturro, Woody Allen, Vanessa Paradis, Liev Schrieber, Sharon Stone, Sofia Vergara, Tonya Pinkins
Director
John Turturro
ScreenplayJohn Turturro
MusicAbraham Laboriel, Bill Maxwell
CinematographyMarco Pontecorvo
EditingSimona Paggi
Sound formatsDolby Digital, Datasat
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2013
Produced byAntidote Films

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreComedy
LanguageInfrequent, mostly moderate, strong on one occasion
NudityA brief scene, mild impact
SexInfrequent, brief, implied, mild to moderate impact
ViolenceNone
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
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Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Latoya Newman quote iconGigolo has gags and giggles galore.
15
Cape Times
Todd McCarthy quote iconGroomed for a big job.
10
ReelViews
James Berardinelli quote iconFading Gigolo is a slight movie but enjoyable nevertheless even if its brevity hints at something that, given more time to breathe, could have been a richer, more rewarding experience.
13
Metacritic.com
38 critics
12
Rottentomatoes critics
119 critics
12
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconAdmittedly vulgar and ludicrous, Fading Gigolo gets a decent amount of mileage out of the entertaining chemistry between its starring duo.
11
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
12

What the People say

Internet
2952 Netizens quote iconThey don't make 'em like that any more. Luckily, they do.
13

Average .. 61%

12

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