The Extra Man

Lists: Comedy

Brief Synopsis: "THE EXTRA MAN is a sophisticated and moving comedy from filmmakers Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini. THE EXTRA MAN follows Louis Ives (Paul Dano), a lonely dreamer who fancies himself the hero of an F. Scott Fitzgerald novel. When a deeply embarrassing incident forces him to leave his job at an exclusive Princeton prep school, Louis heads to New York City to make a fresh start. He quickly finds a 9 to 5 job at an environmental magazine, where he encounters an entrancing, green-obsessed co-worker Mary (Katie Holmes)."

Overall Ranking: - (Rank from 2010: # 0)

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People Involved

  • Kevin Kline (Henry Harrison)
  • Paul Dano (Louis Ives)
  • Katie Holmes (Mary Powell)
  • John C. Reilly (Gershon Gruen)
  • Dan Hedaya (Aresh)
  • Lecy Goranson (Sandra)
  • Patti DArbanville (Katherine Hart)
  • Celia Weston (Meredith Lagerfeld)
  • John Pankow (George)
  • Marisa Ryan (Tanya)
  • Marian Seldes (Vivian Cudlip)
  • Lynn Cohen (Lois Huber)
  • Jason Butler Harner (Otto Bellman)
  • Jackie Hoffman (Pushy Woman)
  • Alex Burns (Brad)
  • Shari Springer Berman (Director)