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Pale Blue Moon (2003)

 |  2003 (USA)
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John Lefsburg, a small town detective, has lost his will to live. Demoted to mundane duties, he is assigned to transport a homeless man, Simon Applewhite, to a psychiatric ward in the ... See full summary »



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Credited cast:
Dave Chivvis ...
Drunk Number 2
Jeanette Chivvis ...
Police Officer #2
Jimmy Costello ...
Captain Martin
Peter Riner
Jason D. Johnson ...
Det. Daryll Livingston
The Dude
Robin McGee ...
Hot Air Balloon Pilot
Robert Meadows ...
Robert Hayes
Bill Mercer ...
Monocle Gentlemen
Thurman Moss ...
Frank Coen
Simon Applewhite
Katelyn Neal ...
Samantha Lefsburg
Brittany Parvin ...
Lisa Thrift
Conner Pate ...
Young Simon Applewhite
John Lefsburg


John Lefsburg, a small town detective, has lost his will to live. Demoted to mundane duties, he is assigned to transport a homeless man, Simon Applewhite, to a psychiatric ward in the nearby city of Madison. Simon claims that aliens are invading the earth from the moon. His mission is to kill media mogul Frank Coen, who Simon believes is an alien staging an invasion to destroy the human race. Through a series of mishaps, John's and Simon's lives become intertwined and both must help each other in order to reconcile their troubles. Written by Anonymous

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Amateurish and Boring Garbage
3 April 2012 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

In Gibbings, Texas, the delusional Simon Applewhite (Íce Mrozek) is interrogated by two detectives and he tells nonsense sentences about an alien invasion. He tells that he was abducted when he was a child by the aliens Morgons a.k.a. Moonies that always come in threes, never in twos or fours or alone, from the dark side of the moon. People should not look them in the eyes and the aliens communicate to the moon using the radio tower. Further, they can be identified through their right nipples.

Detective John Lefsburg (Johnny Sneed), who lost his daughter and has an unbalanced wife, is assigned to take Simon to a mental institution in Madison. Along their troubled journey, Simon tells that the powerful Frank Coen (Thurman Moss) is the ambassador of the aliens. Simon escapes from John and kidnaps the goddaughter of Frank. Along his journey with Simon, Detective Lefsburg learns the truth about the Moonies.

"Pale Blue Moon" is an amateurish and boring garbage with annoying characters and situations. The idea of an abused boy that has a distorted view of reality is not bad, but the screenplay, performances and camera work are terrible and painful to watch. My vote is one (awful).

Title (Brazil): "O Extermínio" ("The Extermination")

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