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Moonlight

2016 , 1h 51m
Overview

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

  • Director: Barry Jenkins
  • Stars: Trevante Rhodes, André Holland, Janelle Monáe, Ashton Sanders, Jharrel Jerome

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Film Awards

223 wins475 nominations
out of 6,004 movie awards
  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Motion Picture of the Year

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  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

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  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Adapted Screenplay

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Ratings

7.4
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Cast

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Featured Crew

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    Moonlight FAQ

    Moonlight won 2017 Academy Awards, USA, 2017 Golden Globes, USA, 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards, 2020 Austin Film Critics Association, 2020 Music City Film Critics' Association Awards, 2018 Australian Film Critics Association Awards, 2018 CinEuphoria Awards, 2018 SESC Film Festival, Brazil, 2017 AFI Awards, USA, 2017 Alliance of Women Film Journalists and 72 others.
    The revenue of Moonlight was 65,046,687 USD.
    On November 21, 2020, there were 5238 public reaction to Moonlight including Oscar-worthy performance, masterful story, with memorable moments, good story, extraordinary.
    The genre of Moonlight is Drama.
    The certification of Moonlight is R.
    The release date of Moonlight is October 21, 2016.
    The full version of Moonlight is provided by Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Amazon Video , DIRECTV , YouTube , Redbox , FandangoNOW , Mubi , Vudu , Netflix , Microsoft Store , Kanopy , Hoopla
    The director of Moonlight is Barry Jenkins.
    On November 21, 2020, the IMDB rating of Moonlight is 7.4/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 98/100, Metacritic rating is 99/100, TMDB rating is 7/10.
    The runtime of Moonlight is 111 minutes.
    The casts of Moonlight are Trevante Rhodes starring as Chiron "Black" Harris, André Holland starring as Kevin Jones, Janelle Monáe starring as Teresa, Ashton Sanders starring as Teen Chiron Harris, Jharrel Jerome starring as Kevin age 16, Alex Hibbert starring as Child Chiron "Little" Harris.
    The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality..