5.9/10
159
1 user 2 critic

November Moon (1985)

Novembermond (original title)
Two women fall in love in nazi-occupied France, and must fight to survive the war. A task made more difficult as one is a jew on the run from Germany.
Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.00 on Amazon Video

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Biography | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Berlin 1943/44 ("The Battle of Berlin"). Felice, an intelligent and courageous Jewish woman who lives under a false name, belongs to an underground organization. Lilly, a devoted mother of ... See full summary »

Director: Max Färberböck
Stars: Maria Schrader, Juliane Köhler, Johanna Wokalek
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An uptight and conservative woman, working on tenure as a literacy professor at a large urban university, finds herself strangely attracted to a free-spirited, liberal woman who works at a local carnival that comes to town.

Director: Patricia Rozema
Stars: Pascale Bussières, Rachael Crawford, Henry Czerny
Biography | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

In nineteenth century Yorkshire wealthy orphan Anne Lister lives with an aunt and uncle, anxious for her to marry well and blissfully - unaware that she is a lesbian. Anne is recording her ... See full summary »

Director: James Kent
Stars: Maxine Peake, Anna Madeley, Susan Lynch
The Night Watch (TV Movie 2011)
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In post-war London Viv Pearce, seeing married spiv Reggie, runs a dating bureau with Helen Giniver, who lives with her older lover, authoress Julia Standing. Viv's younger brother Duncan, a... See full summary »

Director: Richard Laxton
Stars: Jenna Augen, Neal Barry, Claudie Blakley
Short | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Camp Belvidere is the story of camp leader Rose and how her friendship with Gin, the camp nurse, evolves into a passionate love affair.

Directors: Astrid Ovalles, Oriana Oppice
Stars: Astrid Ovalles, Molly Way, Stacee Mandeville
Affinity I (2008)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A grieving upper class woman becomes a "Lady Visitor" at Millbank prison, hoping to escape her troubles and be a guiding figure in the lives of the female prisoners. Of all her friendships ... See full summary »

Director: Tim Fywell
Stars: Zoë Tapper, Anna Madeley, Domini Blythe
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Residents of the fictional town of Azalea Springs, Texas go into a panic after a gay local says the town's water supply is what made him gay.

Director: Kelli Herd
Stars: Keri Jo Chapman, Teresa Garrett, Derrick Sanders
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The upper-class owner of a gallery, Catherine Lelievre, hires the efficient and quiet maid Sophie to work in the family manor in the French countryside. Her husband Georges Lelievre, who is... See full summary »

Director: Claude Chabrol
Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Sandrine Bonnaire, Jacqueline Bisset
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Sara, a college student who was slandered by a classmate, finds herself framed for murder by Alex, who initially proposed the perfect, untraceable crime.

Director: Jamie Babbit
Stars: Agnes Bruckner, Madeline Zima, Shawn Ashmore
Raven's Touch (2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

A lesbian love story about loss, nature, healing.

Directors: Marina Rice Bader, Dreya Weber
Stars: Dreya Weber, Traci Dinwiddie, David Hayward
Bound (1996)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Corky, a tough female ex con and her lover Violet concoct a scheme to steal millions of stashed mob money and pin the blame on Violet's crooked boyfriend Caesar.

Directors: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Stars: Jennifer Tilly, Gina Gershon, Joe Pantoliano
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Maurice Arama
Daniel Berlioux
Denise Boulet ...
Marthe
Antonin Brunel
Nicole Camus
Marc Delestre
Danièle Delorme ...
Ferial's mother
Albert Delpy
Ingrid Dupont
Wolfgang Finck
Robert Florent ...
Michel
Stéphane Garcin ...
Laurent
René Geney
Andreas Grothusen
Alexander Hauff
Edit

Storyline

November Moon is the story of two women in nazi-occupied France. November Messing is jewish, and from Germany. She has come to France to escape the Reich. Férial is french, and soon after meeting each other, the two women fall in love. Unfortunately, November's safety in France is short-lived. Not long after meeting Férial, the germans invade, and she must go into hiding in southern France. Discovered, she must escape brutal torture by the germans to make her way to Férial in Paris, and together the two of them (along with Férial's mother) must use all their ingenuity to stay alive. Written by Elladan

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance | War

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

28 November 1985 (West Germany)  »

Also Known As:

November Moon  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A German refugee and french woman fall in love just before the Nazis invade Paris in WWII.
2 June 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Excellent movie. It shows many facets of WWII Paris. Acts of bravery as well as cowardice. There are some intense moments throughout the film that keep you deeply engaged. If you are interested in WWII, lesbianism, or just historical drama, this movie is enjoyable and well made. I think it was mainly German language, with some French, but the version I watched had English subtitles. The relationship between the two main characters is believable and sweet, although many of the kisses are fairly clumsy and poorly done. I think is a fairly progressive movie for 1985 though. The ending scene is very reminiscent of Head in the Clouds, which is probably another movie you should check out if you like this one. Hard movie to find though, I watched it on Youtube, and I think some scenes may have been cut short/missing. I don't think Netflix has it.


3 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Anyone? Lombard_Fan-1
Discuss November Moon (1985) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?