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The Singing Detective

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Robert Downey Jr., The Singing Detective (Movie - 2003)
The Singing Detective: Lorey Sebastian

The Singing Detective (Movie - 2003)

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
runtime:
109 minutes
Wide Release Date:
10/24/03
performer:
Robert Downey Jr., Mel Gibson, Robin Wright, Adrien Brody, Carla Gugino, Jeremy Northam
director:
Keith Gordon
Producer:
Mel Gibson
Producers:
Paramount Classics
author:
Dennis Potter
genre:
Drama, musical

We gave it a B-

Keith Gordon?s adaptation of the great BBC series left audiences both scratching their heads and tapping their feet at Sundance this year. Robert Downey Jr. plays an ailing mystery writer concocting a murder-mystery musical from his hospital bed. Mel Gibson and Robin Wright Penn costar.

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