- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 45 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: January 9, 2001
- Originally Released: 1988
- Label: 20th Century Fox
Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
O-Ring Cinematherapy - Keep Case
Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.78
Single Side - Single Layer
- Mono - French
- Stereo Surround - English, Spanish
- Subtitles - French, Spanish - Optional
Additional Release Material:
- Trailers - Theatrical Trailer
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 10/21/1988
"...Filled with heart and humor....[Roberts is] lively and beautiful..."
Los Angeles Times - 10/21/1988
"...Gish is subtle, Taylor goofy and mercurial. Best of them is Julia Roberts....[She] shows a priceless movie quality: a real sense of danger and unpredictability..."
Total Film - 04/01/2013
3 stars out of 5 -- "[Julia Roberts'] role as a waitress with big dreams an an even bigger heart set her on the road to PRETTY WOMAN superstardom."
- Feature film debut for director Donald Petrie.
- Filmed in Mystic, Stonington, Groton, Noank, and Hartford Connecticut; and in Rhode Island. Filming began October 12, 1987. Color by DuArt; sound in Ultra-Stereo.
- Premiered in Mystic October 17, 1988. Released in USA October 21, 1988. Released on video April 5, 1989.
- Rated BBFC 15 by the British Board of Film Censors.
- Reviewed in New York Times October 21, 1988, and in Monthly Film Bulletin January, 1990.