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The Insatiable Moon (2010)

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When Arthur, self-proclaimed son of God, sets off on a mission to find the Queen of Heaven, his world changes.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Arthur
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Margaret
Ian Mune ...
Norm
Greg Johnson ...
Bob
Mick Innes ...
John
Jason Hoyte ...
Kevin
Sophie Hakaraia ...
Karen
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Penny
Don Linden ...
Wal
Lee Tuson ...
Pete
Robert McCulley ...
Sandy (as Rob McCulley)
Jimmy Vraniqi ...
Morrie
Grant McFarland ...
Taffy
Andrea Kelland ...
Bridget
Ray Woolf ...
Roger
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When Arthur, self-proclaimed son of God, sets off on a mission to find the Queen of Heaven, his world changes.

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Sometimes you have to let go and see where you end up

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NZD 980,000 (estimated)
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1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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Quotes

Kevin: What do you think of him?
Norm: Aaah... Arthur is either the second son of God or he's as mad as a chook... and he might be a bit of both. But he's a very good man.
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Crazy Credits

[prior to opening credits] Inspired by Arthur of Ponsoby. See more »

Soundtracks

Amazing Grace
Lyrics by John Newton
Music 'New Britain' by William Walker
Performed by Ian Mune
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There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.
15 October 2010 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

This is an excellent little film, made on a minuscule budget. It will make you laugh and it will make you cry. You won't need to download a five page cheat sheet from Salon to understand it because it's just about the stuff people do to one another, good and bad, and the serendipity that sometimes results. If you liked the Japanese film Departures or the Italian film Bread and Tulips then you will probably like this. If you're a child of the Enlightment who wants everything to be explained, with Is dotted and Ts crossed then you may be disappointed because, as this film sets out to demonstrate, some things are just inexplicable.


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