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Roberts breaking out into hives from being nervous during her love scenes
Pretty Woman is a American romantic comedy film directed by Garry Marshall , from a screenplay by J. It is the first film on-screen collaboration with Gere and Roberts, and their second collaboration film in Runaway Bride , released in Originally intended to be a dark cautionary tale about class and sex work in Los Angeles , the film was re-conceived as a romantic comedy with a large budget. It was widely successful at the box office and was the third-highest-grossing film of The film saw the highest number of ticket sales in the US ever for a romantic comedy,  with Box Office Mojo listing it as the number-one romantic comedy by the highest estimated domestic tickets sold at 42,,, slightly ahead of My Big Fat Greek Wedding at 41,, tickets. In addition, screenwriter J.
Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman)
Julia Roberts has spoken about how bleak the original ending of the romantic comedy Pretty Woman was supposed to be. Are they gonna animate it? How does this become a Disney movie?
Filming sex scenes has a long history in Hollywood, and stories keep being told about embarrassing situations occurring in the heat of the moment. One of those is Julia Roberts , despite playing one of the most iconic movie prostitutes of the s in Pretty Woman. While Pretty Woman made Julia Roberts a superstar after only making two films earlier, the old cliche of actresses playing prostitutes to gain stardom held true for years. Making it even more ironic is Vivian was a Hollywood prostitute, giving an uncomfortable meta element. Nevertheless, Julia Roberts was a clean-living star, and she made it known the role kind of went against her values. Reportedly, it was going to be a much darker movie about sex workers in Tinseltown. More established actresses who first auditioned for Vivian felt the role was beneath them.