Goodbye, Columbus

  • 1969
  • Movie
  • R
  • Comedy, Romance

Based on a novella by Philip Roth, this insipid romantic comedy profiles two unorthodox Jewish families and their in-love offspring. Benjamin is an impoverished librarian and MacGraw is a spoiled Jewish American princess. He spends a few weeks at her home, where MacGraw's well-to-do-father, Klugman, exhorts Benjamin to make something of himself. Benjamin...read more

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  • Rating: R
  • Review: Based on a novella by Philip Roth, this insipid romantic comedy profiles two unorthodox Jewish families and their in-love offspring. Benjamin is an impoverished librarian and MacGraw is a spoiled Jewish American princess. He spends a few weeks at her home,… (more)

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