Sign up for your 2 week free trial

Moon (2009)


Rent 'Moon' today with Screenclick
Login to rate this movie
Genres:

Languages:
English

Reviews:

Released:

Format:
DVD & Blu-ray

Ex-rental:
€4.99

Director


Write review

0.5 out of 10 Interesting Premise, Intellectually Weak
Seamus from Dublin, 12 Feb 2014
Existing reviews of this film give, on average, a 4-star rating. So, I rented it on this basis. However I couldn't have been more disappointed. The subject matter (human cloning) has plenty of scope for analysis and development but, I'm afraid the scriptwriter left his creative hat in bed, after he/she dreamed up the initial premise of the movie. The plot of the movie is very weak and simply can't sustain any human interest or create any tensions whatsoever. Pass this one by and check out "Gattica" instead.
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
3.5 out of 10 A must see !
Peter from Cork, 07 Jan 2010
The poster might fool you into thinking you are going to see a sicence fiction film but half way through you begin to make comparisons with your own life. The Kevin Spacey voiced robot is what we might all have in our own homes if we are not careful. This opens up all sorts of subjects for discussion and avenues of thought. The forced separation of husband and wife is sad at first and mind blowing by the end. This is a girls film and a boys film. See it.
Was this review helpful to you? 
4 people out of 5 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
4.5 out of 10 First Rate
Michael J from Wicklow, 15 Dec 2009
This is real science fiction, it engages the intellect and the heart and stays with you after the movie is over. Its not a hollywood sci-fi noisy explosion fest, its a clever and atmospheric slow burner with some tips of the hat to other great sci-fi movies of the past, notably 2001. One of the most enjoyable movies I've seen in years.
Was this review helpful to you? 
5 people out of 6 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
4 out of 10 Moon
Jason from Donegal, 12 Feb 2010
Slow-burning sci-fi drama that re-uses a few ideas from other films but does so very well, utilising the isolation of space to focus on feelings of loss, loneliness and mortality. Sam Rockwell is excellent as ever and this low budget effort looks anything but cheap. Well worth investigating.
Was this review helpful to you? 
1 people out of 2 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
5 out of 10 Sci-Fi as it was meant to be
Laura from Galway, 23 Jul 2010
This is one of those movies that makes you just sit back and think. Rockwell is astounding. This isnt a blast em up movie. The pace is measured but the movie doesnt drag at all. Great use of an enclosed set and music. If you like movies that stay with you then put this on your list.
Was this review helpful to you? 
1 people out of 2 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
  

What's it about....
NOTE: This title has live commentary set as default due to manufacturing error. It can be switched off only by pressing Audio/Track on your remote control and selecting normal audio track for this movie. We apologize for any inconvenience caused. --- An isolated lunar astronaut begins to lose his grip on reality in this cerebral sci-fi thriller with one heck of a twist. Sam Bell (Sam Rockwell) is just two weeks away from finishing a lengthy, lonely contract mining Earth's...

(read more)






CUSTOMER ALSO RENTED
  • View Invictus
  • View Duplicity
  • View Telstar
  • View Trance (Blu-ray)
  • View Splice
  • View Goodbye Mr. Chips
  • View Duplicity (Blu-ray)
  • View Hot Tub Time Machine
  • View Playing For Keeps (Blu-ray)
  • View Twelve Monkeys
  • View The Damned United (Blu-ray)
  • View The Big Bang Theory Season 3
  • View Lie To Me Season 1
  • View Letters To Juliet
  • View The Three Musketeers (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View Underworld (Blu-ray)
  • View Robin Hood (Blu-ray)
  • View Battlestar Galactica Season 4
  • View Five Weeks In A Balloon
  • View Journey 2: The Mysterious Island
  • View Insomnia (1997)
  • View Inglourious Basterds
  • View Restless
  • View Sherlock Holmes (2009) (Blu-ray)
  • View Breaking Bad: The Final Season
  • View Windtalkers
  • View Crude
  • View Planes (Blu-ray)
  • View Zero Dark Thirty (Blu-ray)
  • View The Wolverine
  • View Jonathan Creek Series 1
  • View Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief
  • View The Hangover 2 (Blu-ray)
  • View Easy Rider
  • View Burke And Hare
  • View Saturday Night Fever
  • View The Patriot
  • View A Perfect Getaway (Blu-ray)
  • View New York, I Love You
  • View Turbulence