MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 20,621 this week

Goodnight, Joseph Parker (2004)

 |  Drama  |  17 October 2004 (USA)
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 1,432 users  
Reviews: 9 user | 1 critic

"Unapologetically brash in dialogue and texture GOODNIGHT JOSEPH PARKER is the classic love story brought to a no-pleasantries bar room. Girl loves man who loves woman, woman isn't worth ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 20 titles
created 14 Sep 2010
 
a list of 84 images
created 05 Nov 2011
 
a list of 762 titles
created 19 Sep 2012
 
a list of 143 titles
created 17 Dec 2012
 
a list of 215 titles
created 19 Mar 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Goodnight, Joseph Parker (2004)

Goodnight, Joseph Parker (2004) on IMDb 7.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Goodnight, Joseph Parker.
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Two young immigrants who have settled in an integrated Danish-Tamil lifestyle, where their native culture and the Danish culture are getting challenged in different dramatic situations.

Director: K.S. Thurai
Stars: Vashanth Sellathurai, Narvini Dery Ravishangar, Sugendra Devendra
Fantasy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A mind-bending thriller set in Portland, Oregon about an unspoken tragedy and its effects on a house, its temporary caretakers and the owners, a classical music critic and his wife on a recuperative trip to Italy.

Director: Michael Bartlett
Stars: Lindsey Haun, Blake Berris, RJ Mitte
Documentary | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A British propaganda expert goes to Hollywood to solve a CIA murder mystery - but his cameraman has other ideas.

Director: William Westaway
Stars: Matthew Alford, Claudia Christian, Gary DeVore
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Saving Mes Aynak follows Afghan archaeologist Qadir Temori as he races against time to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site in Afghanistan from imminent demolition. A Chinese ... See full summary »

Director: Brent E. Huffman
Stars: Qadir Temori
Les gars (2012)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Steven is 23. He's still at high school, special needs. But he's smart, funny and very entertaining. When his class wins a trip to Portugal, all hell breaks loose. It's a coming-of-age road trip with booze, babes, crime and counterfeiting.

Director: Adolf El Assal
Stars: Caty Baccega, Andy Bausch, Marylène Bergmann
The Next Day I (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

A man and woman have a one night stand. The unexpected consequences of such a union change their lives.

Director: Alfred Robbins
Stars: Byron Baudo, Lashawn Butler, Deanna Dawn
Dark Souls (2010)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A revengeful father embarks on a dark thrill ride of lost memories, conspiracy and zombie-like symptoms. Finding the mysterious darkness within is the source of the bizarre world he has uncovered.

Directors: César Ducasse, Mathieu Peteul
Stars: Morten Rudå, Kyrre Haugen Sydness, Ida Elise Broch
Fear Clinic (2014)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A doctor works to cure patients suffering from crippling phobias by placing them inside his invention which induces and controls hallucinations.

Director: Robert Hall
Stars: Thomas Dekker, Robert Englund, Cleopatra Coleman
Life IV (2014)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

The life of a painter takes us on a journey through different emotions where real passion prevails. Life is about all the people that keep their Dream alive, no matter what.

Director: Mariana Preda
Stars: Nikolas Grasso
Hibakusha I (2012)
Animation | Short | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Kaz Suyeishi, an atomic bomb survivor, revisits her past experiences during her early years in Hiroshima, Japan.

Directors: Choz Belen, Steve Nguyen
Stars: James Bak, Yuan-Kwan Chan, Karin Anna Cheung
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Bogdan, an internationally acclaimed concert pianist, retires from the stage when his wife Iza dies... See full synopsis »

Director: Radek Wegrzyn
Stars: Patrycja Topajew, David Lebkowski, Zbigniew Zamachowski
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

During a visit to see their wife and mother's grave. Jerry and his daughters Melanie and Barbra are going to experience a night they will never forget.

Director: Chad Zuver
Stars: Mark Klein, Michael E. Cullen II, Melissa Zahs
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Charlie
...
Sammy
...
Joseph Parker
...
Rita
...
Frankie
...
Muriel
Ruby Jean Parisi ...
Martha
...
Gino
...
Gino's Girl
William McLain ...
Carl
Edit

Storyline

"Unapologetically brash in dialogue and texture GOODNIGHT JOSEPH PARKER is the classic love story brought to a no-pleasantries bar room. Girl loves man who loves woman, woman isn't worth his time. Into that mix throw in a hopeless drunk with a good heart and weak stomach, a bartender who's more desperate than his customers and Steven Tyler as a shameless bad boy looking for a good time and fast woman. Powerful, gritty, hard hitting and raw." Written by Ross Anthony's Hollywood Report Card

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

independent film | See All (1) »

Taglines:

When there's no place left to go but home See more »

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 October 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Last Call  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Unforgettable indie--why hasn't it surfaced nationally yet?
2 January 2003 | by (los angeles) – See all my reviews

GOODNIGHT,JOSEPH PARKER (aka LAST CALL) is what every festival circuit film yearns to be: compelling, dramatic,and with a keen insight to the human spirit. I saw it at a preview screening and really liked it. Starring Paul Sorvino, Nick Chinlund and Debi Mazar, it is a film similar to Sorvino's THAT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON. Like that film, it shows how the past never really goes away and can wreak havoc with the present. The performances are uniformly excellent--with Sorvino being both gruff and tragic. The film also has a great music score--very jazzy and more appropriate to the action than you would think. The writer, director, and producer is Dennis Brooks, whom I haven't heard of before. I get the impression that he's probably a playwright trying to cross over because the movie seems somewhat stagy. Nevertheless, it's highly visual, almost like a color WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? My big question is, why hasn't this movie been released theatrically yet?


12 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Goodnight, Joseph Parker (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?