The company men synopsis find theater showtimes, watch trailers, read reviews and buy movie tickets in advance help my fandango live chat about. In the company of men is a comedy, drama film released in 1997 and directed by neil labute with a runtime of 97 minutes the star actors of in the company of men are aaron eckhart, mark rector, matt malloy, michael martin, stacy edwards. The company men follows the stories of characters who have oriented their lives around a corporation once named general transportation systems years ago, this company involved two men who began building ships small ones at first, and then big ones. Anyway, enough sources had told me that in the company of men was worth my time that i decided to give it a shot i didn't know what to expect, but when i saw labute was a mormon and that aaron eckhart was starring, i prepared myself for something wholesome. In the company of men trailer two business executives--one an avowed misogynist, the other recently emotionally wounded by his love interest--set out to exact revenge on the female gender by seeking out the most innocent, uncorrupted girl they can find and ruining her life.
The company men was a surprising movie for me i didn't have great expectations because of the rather luke warm review it got when initially released however, i really like it. Much like others, in the company of men initially enraged me due to the harsh treatment and depiction of women in the workplace, but then it occurred to me, that isn't what labute wants to show as i watched this film a second time, i saw the real reason that labute created this picture. Verdict: the company men is a business-oriented film that is teemingly technical with jargon, weak in pulse, and palpably true expand 0 of 1 users found this helpful 0 1. Moviescom, the ultimate source for everything movies, is your destination for new movie trailers, reviews, photos, times, tickets + morestay in the know with the latest movie news and cast interviews at moviescom.
In the company of men, neil labute's astonishing feature directorial debut, is a dark, probing, truly disturbing exploration of yuppie angst and male anxieties as they manifest themselves in. For all of the talk about its examination of sexual politics and male cruelty, in the comany of men is really a study of the malice of people men and women alike.
In the company of men - official trailer 02:15 — two executives, who have recently been dumped by their women, hatch a callous plot to take revenge on all women by planning to woo, win and then. In the company of men directed by: neil labute starring: matt malloy, stacy edwards, aaron eckhart genres: psychological drama, black comedy rated the #43 best film of 1997, and #3083 in the greatest all-time movies (according to rym users. The story centers on a year in the life of three men trying to survive a round of corporate downsizing at a major company - and how that affects them, their families, and their communities.
In the company of men is a singularly unpleasant movie and from the point that chad and howard settle on christine, it's an increasingly unbelievable one, too january 1, 2000 | full review. In the company of men was screened in the un certain regard section at the 1997 cannes film festival the film received very positive reviews from critics and has a certified fresh score of 89% on rotten tomatoes based on 54 reviews with an average rating of 79 out of 10. I write this review after having viewed this movie twice once when it was released on dvd back in 1997, and once last night i watched it in 1997 when i was working in the high-tech industry, and based on the two thumbs way up review rating strategically placed on the dvd cover.
The company men - review philip french tommy lee jones and chris cooper in the company men, 'a serious, schematic, well-acted film about adjusting to new lifestyles in a changing world. In the company of men is one of those rarest of rare breeds -- a movie that doesn't just ignore hollywood conventions, but openly flouts them the film, which premiered to great critical acclaim at 1997's sundance film festival, initially had trouble obtaining a us distributor (for the record.
The company men puts us down on the ground after having been up in the air the movie powerfully revisits a theme touched on last year in the bitter comic drama up in the air: the. The company men, review the trio of excellent performances and cinematography make the company men so unusual and compelling rating: the best movies to watch box office hits in 2014. The company men is an american drama movie, written and directed by john wellsit features ben affleck, kevin costner, chris cooper and tommy lee jones it premiered at the 26th sundance film festival on january 22, 2010 and had a one-week run in december 10, 2010 to be eligible for the year's academy awards.
The company men looks at corporate downsizing squarely in the face that is, the faces of startled men twitter park city -- the company men looks at corporate downsizing squarely in the face. In the company of men,'' directed by neil labute, is a continuing series of revelations, because it isn't simply about this sick joke indeed, if the movie were only about what chad and howard do to christine and how she reacts, it would be too easy, a one-note attack on these men as sadistic predators. Something of a transatlantic talking point last summer due to its unflinchingly cruel treatment of women, labute's ultra-cheap ($25,000) debut is, in fact, a crafty concoction far removed from the. The company men t his is a movie that concludes on a note of naivety, but it deserves credit for being a well written and seriously conceived ensemble drama about white-collar america and the.