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The Goodbye Girl Reviews

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Renee Schonfeld
Common Sense Media
February 9, 2016
Delightful Neil Simon modern-day fairy tale has swearing.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
March 10, 2011
Stagey, literal, and sentimental, this romantic film is mediocre in every respect, writing by Neil Simon, direction by Herbert Ross.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
February 25, 2010
Broadway-like funny romantic comedy sitcom about struggling Manhattan actors, that has its awkward moments.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com
July 23, 2008
| Original Score: 3/5
Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com
March 22, 2008
Dreyfuss got his Oscar for this Neil Simon romantic comedy costarring Marsha Mason.
| Original Score: 4/5
Susan Granger
www.susangranger.com
July 29, 2006
| Original Score: 5/5
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
February 27, 2005
Dreyfuss is great but the movie has not held up well.
| Original Score: 3/5
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
October 23, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
August 4, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
Sarah Chauncey
Reel.com
June 10, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
January 23, 2004
A bittersweet love story by Neil Simon.
Rebecca Murray
About.com
November 29, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 31, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)
August 30, 2002
Dreyfuss' Oscar-winning performance and the chemistry between him and Mason, plus Neil Simon script make this an entertaining watch.
| Original Score: 3/5
Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)
July 4, 2004
Emblematic of the underside of 70s American film.
| Original Score: 1/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
October 29, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
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Variety
March 26, 2009
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Derek Adams
Time Out
June 24, 2006
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Vincent Canby
New York Times
May 9, 2005

Film4
May 24, 2003
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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
January 1, 2000
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