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Goodbye Solo (2009)



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4.5 out of 10 Beautiful Film
Maura from Cork, 25 Jan 2010
Goodbye Solo is a surprisingly beautiful film. I watched it 'by accident' and was so glad I did. It is set in Winston- Salem which appears grey and soulless. The light comes from Solo, a Senagelese cab driver, whose inner light shines throughout the film. He is hired to by an cranky older man to bring him to the Blowing Hole, a local landmark, at the end of the week. An unlikely relationship develops between the two men. This is one of the most beautifully directed and acted film I've seen in a
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3.5 out of 10 If you like good acting...
Donal from Cork, 09 Sep 2010
While perhaps not totally satisfying at the end, this film contains beautiful acting performances, especially seen in the character of Solo, the cheerful, kind, yet quietly troubled taxi driver. Some great humour and very genuine humanity.
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0.5 out of 10 Not great
Lauren from Cork, 06 Apr 2010
It starts out good, then it goes straight to bad. I definitely wouldn't recommend it to anyone.
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1.5 out of 10 Goodbye Solo
Frances from Clare, 28 Jul 2010
This film did nothing for me. I found it slow & tedious and meaningless. Very overrated
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0.5 out of 10 Don't Bother
Sheila from Cork, 12 May 2010
This DVD was a load of crap, do not waste your time.
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What's it about....
On the lonely roads of Winston–Salem, North Carolina, two men forge an improbable friendship that will change both of their lives forever. Solo is a Senegalese cab driver working to provide a better life for his young family. William is a tough Southern good ol‘ boy with a lifetime of regrets. One man‘s American dream is just beginning, while the other‘s is quickly winding down. But despite their differences, both men soon realize they need each other more than either is...

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