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164 Ratings

The Goodbye Girl

Directed by Herbert Ross
United States, 1977
Comedy, Romance


After being dumped by her live-in boyfriend, an unemployed dancer and her 10-year-old daughter are reluctantly forced to live with a struggling off-Broadway actor.

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The Goodbye Girl Directed by Herbert Ross

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1978 | Winner: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1978 | 4 nominations including: Best Picture

BAFTA Awards

1979 | Winner: Best Actor

1979 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress

Writers Guild of America

1978 | Nominee: Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1978 | 4 wins including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

1978 | Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture

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