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The Goodbye Girl (2004)

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TV Movie | 103 min | Comedy

Musical dancer on the way out (at 36) Paula McFadden had it swell with actor Tony DeSanti, but instead of taking her to Hollywood he gets a European movie part. He even sublets their (his) New York apartment to Elliot Garfield, who ...See moreMusical dancer on the way out (at 36) Paula McFadden had it swell with actor Tony DeSanti, but instead of taking her to Hollywood he gets a European movie part. He even sublets their (his) New York apartment to Elliot Garfield, who generously lets her stay, even keeping the master bedroom. Pragmatic pre-teen daughter Lucy soon takes to his charm, but Paula remains determined to hate all actors. Despite the stress of a Broadway Shakespeare lead he must play too queer for Frisco, he's determined to snatch romance from ingratitude. Written by KGF Vissers See less
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Neil Simon (1977 screenplay)
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Jan 16, 2004 (United States)

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Jeff Daniels
Elliot Garfield Elliot Garfield   See fewer
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Patricia Heaton
Paula McFadden Paula McFadden   See fewer
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Richard Benjamin
Oliver Fry Oliver Fry   See fewer
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Sharon Wilkins
Mrs. Crosby Mrs. Crosby   See fewer
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Zak Santiago
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Marco Soriano
Ronnie Burns Ronnie Burns   See fewer
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Woody Jeffreys
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Panos Grames
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Duchess Duchess   See fewer
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Marcus Hondro
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Marie Stillin
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Christine Lippa
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Patricia Idlette
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Zahf Paroo
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Chris Gauthier
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Gretchen Gretchen   See fewer
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David Barroso
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Tommy Bayiokos
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Chris Paseka
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Male Dancer (uncredited) Male Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Becker
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6.1 / 10 | 1,106 votes