The Singing Detective

This feature version of Dennis Potter's 1986 mini-series stars Robert Downey, Jr. as a pulp fiction novelist who, while suffering from a painful skin ailment in a Los Angeles hospital in the 1950s, looks back on his life and fantasizes about the characters in his first novel. Mel Gibson plays the psychiatrist trying to help heal him, and Robin Wright Penn, Jeremy Northam, Katie Holmes, Adrien Brody, and Carla Gugino co-star; features a music score that includes 'At the Hop', 'Mr. Sandman' and 'It's All in the Game'.

Year: 2003
Genre: Drama, Dennis Potter
Country: USA
Director: Keith Gordon
Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Mel Gibson, Robin Wright, Jeremy Northam, Katie Holmes, Adrien Brody
Duration: 105 Minutes
Rating: R16 - Contains violence, offensive language and sex scenes.
Location in store: Drama



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