Runtime: 1 hr, 49 m
In "The Soloist," an emotionally soaring drama about the redemptive power of music, journalist Steve Lopez (Oscar nominee Robert Downey Jr.) discovers Nathaniel Anthony Ayers (Oscar winner J...
The Soloist Plot: What's the story?
In "The Soloist," an emotionally soaring drama about the redemptive power of music, journalist Steve Lopez (Oscar nominee Robert Downey Jr.) discovers Nathaniel Anthony Ayers (Oscar winner Jamie Foxx), a former classical music prodigy, playing his violin on the streets of L.A. As Lopez endeavors to help the homeless man find his way back, a unique friendship is formed, one that transforms both their lives. "The Soloist" is directed by Joe Wright (Golden Globe winner for Best Drama and Oscar nominee for Best Picture "Atonement").
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The Soloist Cast: Who are the actors?
- Jamie Foxx
Just Mercy, Soul
- Robert Downey Jr.
Dolittle, Avengers: Endgame
- Catherine Keener
Modern Love, The Croods 2
- LisaGay Hamilton
Film Details & Notes: What do we know about The Soloist?
- Steve Lopez's articles, "From Skid Row to Disney Hall," were published in 2005 and will serve as the basis for an upcoming book by Putnam. Production is set to begin January 2008 (12/18/07).
Crew and Production Credits: Who's making The Soloist?
A look at the The Soloist behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Joe Wright last directed Darkest Hour and Pan. The film's writer Susannah Grant last wrote The 5th Wave and Burlesque.
Production Timeline: When did the The Soloist come together?
On or about April 23, 2009 • The film was in Completed status.
The Soloist Release Date: When was it released?The Soloist was released in 2009 on Friday, April 24, 2009 in 2,024 theaters. There were 8 other movies released on the same date, including Fighting, Obsessed and Tyson.
- United States
- April 24, 2009 Nationwide
- April 24, 2009
When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?Tuesday, August 4, 2009
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