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Moon (2009)Moon (2009)

Moon (2009)

Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction

best
THE VERY BEST

8.5

movie

UK, United Kingdom

English, Spanish

Mind-blowing, Thought-provoking

2009

Duncan Jones

Adrienne Shaw, Benedict Wong, Dominique McElligott

97 min

Synopsis

With only three weeks left in his three year contract, Sam Bell is getting anxious to finally return to Earth. He is the only occupant of a Moon-based manufacturing facility along with his computer and assistant, GERTY. When he has an accident however, he wakens to find that he is not alone.

Our Take

8.5
Valentine Dessertenne

Moon is a sci-fi movie that doesn’t care that it’s a sci-fi movie. It’s not about space exploration or aliens. It’s about a man struggling to understand what and who he is and the dehumanizing effect of industrialization. Moon leaves you with a pit in your stomach and an incredible feeling of melancholy. It is perfectly acted by Sam Rockwell and the voice of Kevin Spacey. Moon keeps you guessing and deeply enthralled. A true masterpiece I would recommend to anyone, whether they are sci-fi nerds or just movie lovers.

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