A Single Man

  • 3 stars
  • 2009
  • USA
  • 1h 39min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Tom Ford
  • Cast: Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Matthew Goode, Nicholas Hoult

The fashion industry's Ford adapts Christopher Isherwood's spare, lyrical study of alienation and loss for his film debut. Tracing a day in the life of George Falconer (Firth), a middle-aged English college professor, a series of flashbacks outline George's 16-year relationship with the recently deceased Jim (Matthew…