The Soloist

The Soloist Trailers

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Original title The Soloist
Category Drama, Music
UK Release Date
Production year 2009
Production Country
Directors Joe Wright
Cast Robert Downey Jr., Jamie Foxx, Catherine Keener, Nelsan Ellis, Michael Bunin, Tom Hollander, LisaGay Hamilton, Rachael Harris, Stephen Root, Lorraine Toussaint, Jena Malone, Octavia Spencer
Distributor Universal Pictures


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…