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166 Ratings

The Man in the Moon

Directed by Robert Mulligan
United States, 1991
Drama, Romance


First crush. First kiss. First steps in becoming a woman. Fourteen-year-old Dani and her older sister Maureen have always shared everything. But when Court Foster moves in next door, the sisters become rivals as Dani experiences her first feelings of affection and Maureen finds true love…

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The Man in the Moon Directed by Robert Mulligan

Critics reviews

A quiet, classical film, old-fashioned in the best sense. Mulligan long ago ceased to be a topical or fashionable director; his fitting response has been to create lyrical, self-contained fictional worlds in which tender, timeless rites of emotional passage take place.
June 01, 1993
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