Moonlight (I) (2016)

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A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.


  • Mahershala Ali and Alex R. Hibbert in Moonlight (2016)
  • Barry Jenkins and Alex R. Hibbert in Moonlight (2016)
  • Moonlight (2016)
  • Barry Jenkins in Moonlight (2016)
  • James Laxton and Ashton Sanders in Moonlight (2016)

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Naomie Harris had to shoot her entire role in three days, in between her promotional tour of Spectre (2015), due to a visa problem (Harris is British). The scenes spanned 15 years in the character's life and were filmed out of sequence.


Black: You the only man that's ever touched me.
Black: You're the only one.
Black: I haven't really touched anyone since.


When Juan drops off Little at his home, modern CDs are shown in the car.

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Release Date:

18 November 2016



Country of Origin


Box Office


$1,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$402,075 (USA) (21 October 2016)


$27,850,912 (USA) (28 April 2017)

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