Bukowski later novelized his experiences surrounding the film in the book Hollywood. Norden as Man in alley. Log in with Facebook. Stacey Pickern as Lady Manager. There, he meets Wanda Faye Dunaway , a fellow alcoholic and a kept woman , who, lonely in her own right, invites Henry to drink with her, with booze she buys on her lover’s account at the liquor store. Sandy Rose as Louie’s Woman.

So she leaves the bar and gives up on publishing his work, realizing that her pursuit of him was futile. Joe Rice as Old Man in Bar. One night, Henry comes into the bar very drunk; he begins to drink uncontrollably out of other customers’ glasses and Eddie promptly throws him out into the street telling him to never come back. Archived from the original PDF on Vance Colvig as Alcoholic Man. They share a bed and drink to excess, on the tab of Wanda’s older lover. In other projects Wikiquote.

Henry then takes Wanda back to his usual establishment to show the owner and everyone there that he has changed, is settling down, and only there for celebratory drinks before he departs for a job interview. Already have an account? Leonard Termo as Harry.

An intelligent man and keenly aware lwgendado his circumstance, he finds solace in expressing his feelings and perceptions of the world through writing poetry and short stories which he submits to magazines and papers for a few extra dollars. The film was “presented by” Francis Ford Coppolaand features a silent cameo appearance by Bukowski himself.

Damons Hines as Black Kid. Henry puts all the money he wins from his streetfights into his drink of choice, scotch and water, and occasionally buys one for the house, “To all my friends!


Aug 27, Rating: No one knew this until Bukowski, who was watching the filming, remembered. Cram that in with director Barbet Schroeder’s talent for filling the movie with all kinds of grit and characters and the good times are rolling It drags you into its world and makes you care about the characters.

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Tully heads out to see if she can change his mind, and finds him at the bar where a drunken, jealous Wanda proceeds to beat her up. As Henry and the other barflies follow Eddie out the door, the camera pans out to the front of the bar to the sound of punches and the crowd cheering the two men on.

Archived copy as title Film articles using image size parameter All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from January Fritz Feld as Bum. Just leave us a message here and we will work on getting you verified. Debbie Lynn Ross as Lovebird Woman. There, he meets Wanda Faye Dunawaya fellow alcoholic and a kept womanwho, lonely in her own right, invites Henry to drink with her, with booze she buys on her lover’s account at the liquor store.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Mickey Rourke gives a splendid performance as Bukowski’s alter ego, the boozy, offbeat and eccentric writer, and he also brings the best out of Faye Dunaway as his unstable companion. The soundtrack is outstanding and for as much as Bukowski’s script shuffles along as Hank Chinaski himself does, its definitely hysterical and you don’t really seem to mind.


At night, he frequents a local establishment where he drinks, hangs out with other down and out alcoholics, and eventually gets into altercations with other patrons along with the tough guy bartender he hates, named Eddie Frank Stallone.

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Post Share on Facebook. Michael Gildea Super Reviewer. Henry Roarke spends most of his time at the bar, getting into the occasional fistfight with the bartender Eddie which is so well portrayed by Frank Stallone, and gets involved with a haggard alcoholic portrayed by Faye Dunaway. To add spirit to spirit can be dangerous but not in the hands barfoy a damned good actor.

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To Eddie’s surprise, Henry pays with some of the advance he received from Tully and sarcastically leaves a tip for Eddie, saying, “Buy a drink on me. Joe Unger as Ben.

Both characters are the kind of people who want to be left alone. But, Henry and Wanda have only one real goal in life: The film is recognized by American Film Institute in these lists:. After leaving Tully’s house, Henry returns to his usual bar and to Wanda.