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Kiss Me Goodbye (1982)

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Not until three years after the death of her husband Jolly, Kay dares to move back into their former home, persuaded by her new fiancée Rupert. But soon her worst expectations come true, ... See full summary »

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Kay
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Jolly
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Rupert
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Kendall
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Charlotte
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Mrs. Reilly
Dorothy Fielding ...
Emily
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Rev. Hollis
Maryedith Burrell ...
Mrs. Newman
Alan Haufrect ...
Mr. Newman
Stephen Elliott ...
Edgar
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Billy
Edith Fields ...
Waitress
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Gene Castle ...
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Not until three years after the death of her husband Jolly, Kay dares to move back into their former home, persuaded by her new fiancée Rupert. But soon her worst expectations come true, when not only her old memories haunt her, but also Jolly's ghost, who doesn't approve of her new mate. Invisible to anyone but Kay, he tries to prevent the wedding. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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This was the movie director Robert Mulligan had to do and withdraw from Rich and Famous (1981) due to scheduling conflicts having caused by the latter's three month delay in starting principal photography. See more »

Goofs

In the dinner scene with Kay, Charlotte, Rupert and Rev. Hollis, Charlotte begins the dinner conversation by saying that Jolly turned her into a vegetarian. She quoted Jolly as saying that he would "never eat anything that had a face." Later, when Kay, Rupert and Jolly go to a diner for lunch, Jolly orders a cheeseburger. See more »

Quotes

Kay Villano: Everything goes. Everything goes. Except that chair!
Charlotte Banning: Kay, that ratty old chair? Don't be silly. Why would you want to keep THAT chair?
Kay Villano: DON'T TOUCH THAT CHAIR. My fiancé... was born in it.
Charlotte Banning: Rupert was born in a chair?
Kay Villano: Yes, it's the most lovely story. His mother was just sitting there, knitting, listening to the radio - and out popped my fiancé.
Jolly Villano: Darling, only you can see me. They can't see me.
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But It's A Nice Dream
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Sung by Dusty Springfield
Words and Music by Peter Allen
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A Family Favorite
8 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

All in my family love this movie! It is truly a family favorite. There are enough comments from others that describe the movie, so I will not repeat. It is one of a few movies that all of us (myself, spouse, and daughter) can watch over and over. It is light, entertaining, sweet, and funny! There are so many lines that we quote over and over -- they have become part of our family. ("You are starting to annoy Jolly!" and many others.) We also LOVE the scene when Rupert goes to the lawyer. The reactions of the lawyer and his secretary are hilarious! And the scenes previously mentioned by others: in bed with Rupert when Jolly is there, the trip to the country, the restaurant scene on the trip to the country. The movie is perfectly cast and is my favorite for many of these actors, just for the joy it has brought to all of us.


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