A Single Man Synopsis
A gay professor (Colin Firth) plans to commit suicide in the wake of his lover's death.
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Artistically told

By Usha L Paradise
While it started off a bit slow, it definitely picks up. One day in the life of this single man - and life keeps messing up his plans. But as he quotes in the movie, "Experience is not what happens...

Visually beautiful, emotionally devastating!

By klv12
Colin Firth will make you forever forget him as Mr. Darcy; this is the role of his career. The emotional restraint he employs in portraying the title character makes this movie a journey of...

the single man

By fandecinema
A story of two gay men. very very slow,boring and uninteresting . sorry,not my cup of tea. Guy...

A Single Man is Excellent

By maxmiles
Colin Firth owns this movie. He gets Isherwood's George perfectly. His gestures and expression convey so much with so little. The movie is hardly filled with action, but it swept me away with the...

the quiet man

By golferette
Best of Colin Firth....

A Single Man

By flimflamfilm
Interesting subtle film..seems influenced visually by the great Italian films of the 50's and 60's. Definitely worthwhile...Colin Firth gives an incredible performance....

Five Word Review

By RSMMathews
Beautiful but gay.... very gay...

A Single Man

By zazu pitts
Lovely moving film, beautifully directed and art directed....but then i would expect that from tom ford! Colin Firth should get the academy award for this one. [much more so than jeff bridges as...

A Gem You Should See

By gdamovies
Colin Firth captures all of the pain, wonder and joy of loving and losing the love of your life in his face. This is his best performance to date. Tom Ford's directorial debut shines with each...

Five Word Review

By movietulip
audiance suffers more than protagonist...

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Rated R | For nudity and mature theme
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Mature drama about loss is visually striking but hollow.
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