The Long Goodbye at HOME

Tom Grieve, Cinema Editor
Images courtesy of Park Circus/MGM Studios

The Long Goodbye at HOME Manchester, Manchester 11 August 2018 Tickets from £9 — Book now

In a genius move, director Robert Altman transplants Raymond Chandler’s iconic private detective, Philip Marlowe (Elliot Gould) from the 1950s to the 1970s in this gloriously cynical, New Hollywood sunshine-noir. Clad in a black suit and tie, Gould has never been better than as the world-weary Marlowe, chasing down a missing friend through the backstreets and beach houses, hoodlums and artists of a Los Angeles he hardly recognises.

…A masterpiece that, like its hero, refuses to grow old.” Geoff Andrew

The Long Goodbye at HOME Manchester, Manchester 11 August 2018 Tickets from £9 Book now

What's on at HOME Manchester

Where to go near The Long Goodbye at HOME

Indian Tiffin Room, Manchester

Indian Tiffin Room is a restaurant specialising in Indian street food, with branches in Cheadle and Manchester. This is the information for the Manchester venue.

The Ritz Manchester live music venue
Music venue
The Ritz

The Ritz was originally a dance hall, built in 1928, has hosted The Beatles, Frank Sinatra and The Smiths and is still going strong as a gig venue now.

Event venue

Homeground is HOME’s brand new outdoor venue, providing an open-air space for theatre, food, film, music, comedy and more.

Café or Coffee Shop
Burgess Cafe Bar

Small but perfectly-formed café – which also serves as the in-house bookstore, stocking all manner of Burgess-related works, along with recordings of his music. It’s a welcoming space, with huge glass windows making for a bright, welcoming atmosphere.

Rain Bar pub in Manchester
City Centre
Bar or Pub
Rain Bar

This huge three-floor pub, formerly a Victorian warehouse, then an umbrella factory (hence the name), has one of the city centre’s largest beer gardens. The two-tier terrace overlooks the Rochdale canal and what used to be the back of the Hacienda, providing an unusual, historic view of the city.

Bar or Pub
The Briton’s Protection

Standing on the corner of a junction opposite The Bridgewater Hall, The Briton’s Protection is Manchester’s oldest pub. It has occupied the same spot since 1795, going under the equally patriotic name The Ancient Britain.

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