The Rabid Dog’s House is a recurring feature at Wicked Horror where contributor Justin Steele uncovers hidden gems, lost classics, and overlooked indie offerings. Flying solo or with the occasional guest, he will discuss an array of topics covering film, literature, and television. Check out the latest installment below. In this episode we’re looking back at the 1977 true-crime thriller Looking for Mr. Goodbar!
Directed by Richard Brooks, Looking for Mr. Goodbar stars Diane Keaton as a woman living a duplicitous existence. She is a beloved schoolteacher by day while exploring her sexuality at Manhattan bars by night. Based on the real-life experiences of Roseann Quinn, Keaton delivers a riveting performance. Ultimately, the film leads the audience into a shocking conclusion.
Join me and special guest star Zena Dixon as we discuss 1977’s disturbing Looking for Mr. Goodbar below!