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.


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  • Barry Jenkins and Tarell Alvin McCraney at an event for Moonlight (2016)
  • Barry Jenkins and Tarell Alvin McCraney at an event for Moonlight (2016)
  • Mahershala Ali and Barry Jenkins in Moonlight (2016)
  • Barry Jenkins and Alex R. Hibbert in Moonlight (2016)
  • James Laxton and Barry Jenkins in Moonlight (2016)

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Trivia

Both director Barry Jenkins and writer Tarell Alvin McCraney's vision was pretty clear and singular in that both men grew up in the same Liberty City neighborhood of Miami with mothers who had both struggled with drug addiction. Roughly 80% of the film was shot on location here, one... ...


Quotes

Black: It is what it is.


Goofs

When young Chiron eats as a guest he is seen holding his fork differently than the adult Chiron in the diner at the end of the movie.


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Details

Release Date:

18 November 2016

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

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

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