Goodbye, Columbus
Goodbye, Columbus (1969)

This romantic comedy finds ex-Army veteran Neil working as a poor librarian. He falls for Brenda, a spoiled Jewish princess from a wealthy family. When Brenda invites Neil to spend two weeks at her parents estate, her father is constantly… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 1, 1969
DVD Release Date: June 8, 2004
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Jamie Gillies
Apollo Guide

Perhaps the most successful of the three Philip Roth adaptations on the big screen.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A summertime love story tinged with dark humor.

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Steve Crum
Dispatch-Tribune Newspapers

Dated adult fare from 1969 with Benjamin and MacGraw.

Pete Croatto

Nobody ever talks about the underrated Goodbye, Columbus, but they should.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This well-observed comedy knows the American Jewish bourgeois scene well.

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Marion Ravenwood
What a waste of film. I can't believe I watched the whole film. This was listed under romantic/Comedy and it is neither. I don't recommend anyone to… More