Looking for Mr. Goodbar

(redirected from Looking for Mr Goodbar)

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

Theresa Dunn haunts singles bars in a compulsive quest for the ideal lover. [Am. Lit.: Weiss, 267]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
3 LOOKING FOR MR GOODBAR (1977) RAISED in a strict Catholic family, Theresa (Diane Keaton) teaches during the day and cruises singles bars and discos at night.
There is the loud, loathsome Dunn family with their dangling crucifixes and deadly sexual repression, in "Looking for Mr Goodbar" (1977).
20 Looking For Mr Goodbar, Breathless, The Cotton Club - which actor?
Fabiani returned to America after the series was over and did extensive television work including appearances on Columbo, The Cosby Show, and Murder, She Wrote plus occasional film work, with roles in Looking for Mr Goodbar and Reuben, Reuben.
This is one woman's descent into sexual obsession and selfdestruction, more like Looking For Mr Goodbar than Sex In The City.
He became a major star thanks to roles in such movies as Looking for Mr Goodbar, Days of Heaven, Yanks, American Gigolo, An Officer and a Gentleman, Pretty Woman and Runaway Bride.
Played a hustler in Looking For Mr Goodbar, his first big role.
In Looking for Mr Goodbar, Judith Rossner has written a classic.