Moonlight

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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.


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Trivia

Director Barry Jenkins was inspired by his own childhood in Miami, where he was "always surrounded by this very lush green grass and these beautiful golden sunsets." He grew up in "an awesome neighborhood where some very dark things happened." He feels as though... ...


Quotes

Kevin: Yeah. We here, Chiron.


Goofs

When Chiron dreams about Kevin after their phone call, they have not seen each other since high school and yet Kevin is portrayed as an adult. Chiron would not know what adult Kevin looks like.


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Details

Release Date:

18 November 2016

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,488,740 (USA) (18 November 2016)

Gross:

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

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