Barfly ★★★ 1987 (R)
Bukowski's semiautobiographical screenplay is the story of a talented writer who chooses to spend his time as a lonely barfly, hiding his literary abilities behind glasses of liquor. Dunaway's character is right on target as the fellow alcoholic. 100m/C VHS, DVD . Mickey Rourke, Faye Dunaway, Alice Krige, Frank Stallone, J.C. Quinn, Jack Nance, Charles Bukowski, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Fritz Feld, Sandy Martin, Damon Hines; D: Barbet Schroeder; W: Charles Bukowski; C: Robby Muller; M: Jack Baran.