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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Imogen Potts
Michael Douglas
Susan Sarandon
Jesse Eisenberg
Danny DeVito
Mary-Louise Parker
Directors
Brian Koppelman
David Levien
Screenwriters
Brian Koppelman
Running Time
90 minutes

Solitary Man
Michael Douglas hits the skids


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Plot
Velvet-tongued salesman Ben Kalman (Douglas) has everything - doting wife, affluent lifestyle and a loving family. A succession of poor choices, though, leaves him on the brink and unsure where to turn.


Verdict
A terrific turn by Douglas, and strong support, elevates this character-driven drama above its unlikeable protagonist.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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