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The Goodbye Girl (30-Nov-1977)

Director: Herbert Ross

Writer: Neil Simon

Music Scored and Adapted by: Dave Grusin

Producer: Ray Stark

Keywords: Romantic Comedy, New York

Paula McFadden and her daughter are abruptly abandoned by her actor boyfriend Tony, who has sublet their apartment to Elliot, another actor. Tentatively, they agree to share the apartment, but Elliot is a bit weird. Funny romantic comedy and variant of The Odd Couple (1968), also by Neil Simon. Won Oscar for Best Actor; received additional nominations for Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, and Best Screenplay.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Raymond J. Barry
Actor
14-Mar-1939   Arlo Givens on Justified
Paul Benedict
Actor
17-Dec-1938 1-Dec-2008 Harry Bentley on The Jeffersons
Powers Boothe
Actor
1-Jun-1949   Guyana Tragedy: The Story Of Jim Jones
Quinn Cummings
Actor
13-Aug-1967   The Goodbye Girl
Richard Dreyfuss
Actor
29-Oct-1947   Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Pancho Gonzales
Tennis
9-May-1928 3-Jul-1995 Winner of 4 Grand Slam titles
Marsha Mason
Actor
3-Apr-1942   The Goodbye Girl
Joe Regalbuto
Actor
24-Aug-1949   Frank Fontana on Murphy Brown
Barbara Rhoades
Actor
23-Mar-1947   The Shakiest Gun in the West

CAST

Starring
Richard Dreyfuss   ...   Elliot Garfield
Marsha Mason   ...   Paula McFadden
And Introducing
Quinn Cummings   ...   Lucy McFadden
With
Paul Benedict   ...   Mark
Barbara Rhoades   ...   Donna
Theresa Merritt   ...   Mrs. Crosby
Marilyn Sokol   ...   Linda
Michael Shawn   ...   Ronnie
Patricia Pearcy   ...   Rhonda
Gene Castle   ...   Assistant Choreographer
Daniel Levans   ...   Dance Instructor
Anita Dangler   ...   Mrs. Morgenweiss
Victoria Boothby   ...   Mrs. Bodine
Robert Costanzo   ...   Liquor Store Salesman
Pancho Gonzales   ...   Mugger
Jose Machado   ...   Mugger
Hubert Kelly   ...   Mugger
Dana Laurita   ...   Cynthia
David Cass   ...   Drunk
Loyita Chapel   ...   Strip Club Dancer
Caprice Clarke   ...   Strip Club Dancer
Esther Sutherland   ...   Strip Club Manager
Clarence Felder   ...   Critic
Kensuke Haga   ...   Japanese Salesman
Ryohei Kanokogi   ...   Japanese Salesman
Ruby Holbrook   ...   Woman in Audience
Kristina Hurrell   ...   Gretchen
David Matthau   ...   Furniture Mover
Milt Oberman   ...   Furniture Mover
Eddie Villery   ...   Painter
Joseph Carberry   ...   Strip Club Customer
Eric Uhler   ...   Strip Club Customer
Richard III Cast
Ray Barry   ...   Richard III Cast
Jeanne Lange   ...   Richard III Cast
Powers Boothe   ...   Richard III Cast
Robert Lesser   ...   Richard III Cast
Tom Everett   ...   Richard III Cast
Fred McCarren   ...   Richard III Cast
Janice Fuller   ...   Richard III Cast
Nicholas Mele   ...   Richard III Cast
Munson Hicks   ...   Richard III Cast
Maureen Moore   ...   Richard III Cast
Robert Kerman   ...   Richard III Cast
Joe Regalbuto   ...   Richard III Cast
Peter Vogt   ...   Richard III Cast
Improvisation Group
Wendy Cutler   ...   Improvisation Group
Andy Goldberg   ...   Improvisation Group
Susan Elliot   ...   Improvisation Group
Paul Willson   ...   Improvisation Group

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