A Single Man

Lists: Drama, Romance

Brief Synopsis: "Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer (Colin Firth), a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime parter. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will to live as he seeks the console of close friend Charley (Juliane Moore) who is struggling with her own questions about life."

Overall Ranking: 613 (Rank from 2009: # 10)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 25%
Regular 75%
Half-Popped 0%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%


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Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
CinemaVisitor Erik90
Dan O'Neill80(full review)
David Baruffi80
Gorgon Reviews80(full review)

People Involved

  • Colin Firth (George)
  • Julianne Moore (Charley)
  • Nicholas Hoult (Kenny)
  • Matthew Goode (Jim)
  • Paulette Lamori (Alva)
  • Ryan Simpkins (Jennifer Strunk)
  • Ginnifer Goodwin (Mrs. Strunk)
  • Teddy Sears (Mr. Strunk)
  • Paul Butler (Christopher Strunk)
  • Aaron Sanders (Tom Strunk)
  • Keri Lynn Pratt (Blonde Secretary)
  • Elisabeth Harnois (Young Woman)
  • Tom Ford (Director)