By: Da’Mon Guy
The Company Men is a moderately entertaining yet touching, performance driven drama that focuses on the life of some of the employees of a major company that try to adjust after losing their jobs because of corporate cut backs. The film features an all star casts such as Ben Affleck (The Town), Tommy Lee Jones (Men In Black 1&2), Chris Cooper (The Town), Kevin Costner (Mr. Brooks), Maria Bello (Grown Ups), Craig T. Nelson (The Proposal), and Rosemaire DeWitt (Rachel Getting Married).
When the GTX Corporation must cut jobs to improve the company's balance sheet during the 2010 recession, thousands of employees will take the hit, like Bobby Walker (Ben Affleck). Bobby learns the real life consequences of not having a job. Not only does he see a change to his family lifestyle, and the loss of his home, but also his feelings of self-worth.(Imdb.com)