The Answer Man

The Answer Man

"He wrote the book on life's big questions. But the truth is he hasn't got a clue."
  • R
  • 2009
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 6.4  (6,261)
  • 44

Arlen Faber is a reclusive writer who penned a very popular spiritual tome entitled Me and God. For 20 years, he has lived off of the profits of that book and avoided any kind of limelight, though many people have tried to find him in order to ask his advice. He is an ornery grump, and he wants to keep his identity and address a secret. Circumstances conspire against him, however, particularly when he finds himself dating a woman fresh out of rehab. Faced with someone whose problems are greater than his own, he begins to develop some real empathy.

The Answer Man
The Answer Man
The Answer Man

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Arlen Faber is a reclusive writer who penned a very popular spiritual tome entitled Me and God. For 20 years, he has lived off of the profits of that book and avoided any kind of limelight, though many people have tried to find him in order to ask his advice. He is an ornery grump, and he wants to keep his identity and address a secret. Circumstances conspire against him, however, particularly when he finds himself dating a woman fresh out of rehab. Faced with someone whose problems are greater than his own, he begins to develop some real empathy.

The Answer Man is a 2009 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4 and a MetaScore of 44.

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  • Release Date
    2009
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 35 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (6,261)
  • Metascore
    44