A Single Man at the Oscars + UK premiere + book vs. film

We are delighted (and not at all surprised) at the news that can-you-believe-he’s-never-before-been-nominated Colin Firth has been nominated for a Best Actor Oscar for his performance in the Tom Ford-directed A Single Man. (Though, in our totally biased opinion, the film deserves to be among the Best Picture and Best Supporting Actress (Julianne Moore) categories … More A Single Man at the Oscars + UK premiere + book vs. film

Crossing our fingers for ‘A Single Man’ at the Oscars …

While Tom Ford’s A Single Man, sadly, did not win a Golden Globe in any of the three categories in which it was nominated, we are keeping our fingers crossed for its potential at the Oscars. Nominations for the Academy Awards will be announced two weeks from today, on Tuesday, Feb. 2nd. Elsewhere in recent … More Crossing our fingers for ‘A Single Man’ at the Oscars …

Teachability and Isherwood’s A Single Man

If you’ve been following this blog regularly, you’ve likely seen a lot of information about the movie tie-in edition of Christopher Isherwood’s A Single Man that we’ve recently published. What hasn’t been covered in any great depth is the fact that this book is a very valuable tool to teach in the classroom. Until now. … More Teachability and Isherwood’s A Single Man

Must-see TV

Get ready for an A Single Man frenzy this week! Tonight, director Tom Ford will appear on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on NBC, 11:35 pm CST. Tomorrow morning, Ford will appear on The Martha Stewart Show (10 a.m. CST on NBC), while actress Julianne Moore visits The View (10 a.m. CST on ABC). In … More Must-see TV

Coming Soon

The film A Single Man, starring Colin Firth and Julianne Moore and directed by Tom Ford, will be released in select theaters in Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco one week from today on Dec. 11th. As for the rest of us, we’ll be able to see the film when it releases three weeks … More Coming Soon

Brand-new A Single Man site is live!

Visit the University of Minnesota Press’s newly launched site for Christopher Isherwood’s A Single Man at http://www.asingleman-book.com. You’ll find a reading group guide, book and audio excerpts, a Christopher Isherwood biography, links to more Isherwood books and the official A Single Man movie trailer from The Weinstein Company. Please note that an A Single Man … More Brand-new A Single Man site is live!