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The Goodbye Girl

PG| 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
Former Broadway hoofer Paula McFadden (Marsha Mason) and her young daughter, Lucy (Quinn Cummings), are outraged to find that Paula's former lover has fled to Europe and subleased their apartment to hyper Chicago actor Elliot Garfield (Richard Dreyfuss). Neither Marsha nor Elliot is prepared to acknowledge the other's right to the apartment, but they reluctantly agree to share it. Despite their opposite natures and constant bickering, when Elliot's play fails, Marsha is surprisingly affected.

Cast: Richard Dreyfuss , Marsha Mason , Quinn Cummings , Paul Benedict , Barbara Rhoades , Theresa Merritt , Michael Shawn , Patricia Pearcy

Director: Herbert Ross

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

The Goodbye Girl (1977)

Release Date: November 30th, 1977|1 hr. 50 min.

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