About the Film
A Single Man stars Colin Firth and Julianne Moore and is based on the acclaimed novel by Christopher Isherwood.
Set in Los Angeles in 1962, at the height of the Cuban missile crisis, it is the story of a British college professor who is struggling to find meaning to his life after the death of his long time partner. The story is a romantic tale of love interrupted, the isolation that is an inherent part of the human condition, and ultimately the resurgence and recommitment to life.
A movie of quiet but potent emotional power. – Washington Post