A Single Man


Phoenix Review

Christopher Isherwood published his novel about a middle-aged homosexual grieving for a lost lover, the frank depiction of gay desire scandalized some readers.  Read More »


  • Rating: r for some disturbing images and nudity/sexual content
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  • Cast: colin firth, julianne moore, matthew goode, ginnifer goodwin, nicholas hoult, paulette lamori, nicholas beard, brad benedict, paul butler, ridge canipe
  • Director: tom ford
  • Writer: tom ford, christopher isherwood
  • Producer: tom ford, andrew miano, robert salerno, chris weitz
  • Synopsis: in los angeles 1962, at the height of the cuban missile crisis george falconer, a 52 year old british college professor is struggling to find meaning to his life after the death of his long time partner, jim. george dwells on the past and cannot see his future as we follow him through a single day, where a series of events and encounters, ultimately lead him to decide if there is a meaning to life after jim. george is consoled by his closest friend charley, a 48-year-old beauty who is wrestling with her own questions about the future. a young student of george's, kenny, who is coming to terms with his true nature, stalks george as he feels in him a kindred spirit. a romantic tale of love interrupted the isolation that is an inherent part of the human condition and ultimately the importance of the seemingly smaller moments in life.


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