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Love, Gilda (2018)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 21 September 2018 (USA)
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In her own words, comedienne Gilda Radner looks back and reflects on her life and career. Weaving together recently discovered audiotapes, interviews with her friends, rare home movies and ... See full summary »

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Lisa D'Apolito
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Andrew Alexander ... Himself
Anne Beatts Anne Beatts ... Herself
Chevy Chase ... Himself
Bill Hader ... Himself
Janis Hirsch Janis Hirsch ... Herself
Melissa McCarthy ... Herself
Lorne Michaels ... Himself
Laraine Newman ... Herself
Amy Poehler ... Herself
Gilda Radner ... Herself (archive footage)
Michael F. Radner Michael F. Radner ... Himself
Maya Rudolph ... Herself
Stephen Schwartz ... Himself
Paul Shaffer ... Himself
Martin Short ... Himself
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In her own words, comedienne Gilda Radner looks back and reflects on her life and career. Weaving together recently discovered audiotapes, interviews with her friends, rare home movies and diaries read by modern day comediennes (including Amy Poehler), LOVE Gilda offers a unique window into the honest and whimsical world of a beloved performer whose greatest role was sharing her story. Written by Director Lisa Dapolito

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Life is short, but funny is forever.

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English | French

Release Date:

21 September 2018 (USA) See more »

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Love, Gilda See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$189,639, 23 September 2018

Gross USA:

$626,318
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Quotes

Gilda Radner: To be a girl and be funny means you have to sacrifice a lot of things because of your big mouth.
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Features Young Frankenstein (1974) See more »

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GET THEE TO A SCREEN TO SEE THIS DOCUMENTARY FORTHWITH!
16 October 2018 | by chrls-wtrsSee all my reviews

A heartfelt, honest look into a human who inspired countless women in comedy, and more than a few men as well, to shine their truth on life's foibles. You cheer for Gilda during this documentary, you relate to Gilda in this story of her life, and in the end, you're thankful for Gilda leaving this planet a better place than it was thanks to her having lived in it ... what a legacy. Cheers to you Ms. Radner, you comedic whirlwind of truth. Please do yourself a favor everyone and see this documentary!


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