Man About Town
Man About Town (2006)

An unscrupulous Hollywood agent seeks to balance the success of his professional status with the abysmal reality of his personal life in director Mike Binder's existential comedy drama. When it comes to playing the Hollywood game, no… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 13, 2007
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Critic Score: 38% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Cornelius
eFilmCritic.com

Man About Town is frustratingly manic in its tone... the unevenness wears too thin too quickly.

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Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

has enough of a sense of humor to overcome the Affleck-induced malaise that you might otherwise be expecting

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Clint Morris
Moviehole

Affleck's best performance since Good Will Hunting

Scott Weinberg
DVD Clinic

Binder's made some really fine movies and some curiously weak ones; my opinion is that this one falls firmly in the latter group.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...Binder's reliance on increasingly melodramatic elements effectively negates the film's few positive attributes...

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Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

Like writer director Mike Binder's previous film, The Upside of Anger, there is bite in this comedy as it looks at relationships, inner-demons and resolutions.

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Brian Orndorf
DVDTalk.com

How dense is Binder? He uses an acoustic version of Our Lips Are Sealed to underscore a tender moment Jack recalls from his childhood. Because nothing says 1976 quite like an iconic song from 1981.

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Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

O desfecho, em sua ânsia de amarrar a narrativa com uma mensagenzinha engrandecedora, soa falso e não faz jus ao restante do filme, que utiliza muito bem o humor para desenvolver personagens quase sempre interessantes.

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Flixster Audience Score: 30% Flixster User Reviews
William Goss
Rather inert both comedically and dramatically. Affleck tries.
Chosen 718
Good film, great writing and acting.
Jason Reneau
One of the best performances in recent memory from Ben Affleck. The movie is all over the place as far as the plot goes, just a lot of stuff going on in this… More
John Me
It is ok to check it if there is nothing else to watch but it is a movie that I would not recomment. It has some positive dialogues and some funny situation.