Man of the Century Poster

Release Date: October 29th, 1999

DVD Release Date: August 6th, 2002

R|1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
If ever a man seems lost in time, it would be Johnny Twennies (Gibson Frazier), a newspaper writer who talks, walks and fights like he stepped out of the Jazz Age. Johnny wears a fedora, swing-dances for wholly non-ironic reasons, and can't seem to wrap his mind around concepts like "cable television." But when a pack of thugs threaten his life unless he plants a fake news story, Johnny proves he's got plenty of moxie -- and that some ideas, like chivalry and justice, never go out of style.

Cast: Gibson Frazier, Susan Egan, Cara Buono, Brian Davies, Dwight Ewell, Frank Gorshin, David Margulies, Anthony Rapp

Director: Adam Abraham

Genres: Comedy

Keywords: Girlfriend, Charming, New York City, Relationships, Lighthearted, 1990s, Mystery

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