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The Burning Moon centers on two bedtime stories that a delinquent brother reads his kid sister. These disturbingly morbid stories focus on a serial killing blind date and a murderous, ... See full summary »



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Beate Neumeyer ...
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Alfons Sigllechner ...
Barbara Woderschek ...
Helmut Neumeyer ...
Andrea Arbter ...
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Herbert Holzapfel ...
Thomas Deby ...
Karl-Heinz Nebbe ...
Karin Dellinger ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Peter Ahrendt ...
Frank Baars ...
Polizist (Cliff's Tod)
Ingrid Breitling ...
Peter Breitling ...


The Burning Moon centers on two bedtime stories that a delinquent brother reads his kid sister. These disturbingly morbid stories focus on a serial killing blind date and a murderous, psychotic priest. Written by Ryan Keberly <>

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When the moon is full, the blood tide rises.




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26 February 1999 (Germany)  »

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Lua Sangrenta  »

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18 June 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Indie film at its most base. I really dug the whole segmented story line. However, the very last scene could shock the fur off a kitten. By then the drugs were kicking in anyway. This is the most horrific portrayal of Hell I have EVER seen. And I have seen a lot. The leg-ripping sequence alone is worth two quarts of Miller High Life. I feel sorry for the butcher shop that sponsored this film. He must have went broke. Was there a moral? Maybe. Perhaps we should all watch what we say to one another...blah blah blah. Or maybe we should drink from cans whilst watching a truly disturbing horror film because bottles spill when you bolt out of your chair after seeing a man eat his own eyeball.

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