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Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

PG-13 | | Adventure, Comedy, Drama | 29 June 2012 (USA)
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A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out to find them.

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Set on an island off the coast of New England in the 1960s, as a young boy and girl fall in love they are moved to run away together. Various factions of the town mobilize to search for them and the town is turned upside down -- which might not be such a bad thing. Written by Production

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A tormenting and surprising story of children and adults during the stormy days of the summer of 1965.


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Rated PG-13 for sexual content and smoking | See all certifications »

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29 June 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Moonrise Kingdom - Un reino bajo la luna  »

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$16,000,000 (estimated)

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$522,996 (USA) (25 May 2012)

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$45,507,053 (USA) (26 October 2012)
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Swiss censorship certificate: 1008.871. See more »

Goofs

When Sam is alone in the canoe, the camera shows a closeup of his patches and the brooch that belonged to his deceased mother. When the camera shows Sam's full body, his life jacket is completely covering all of those items. See more »

Quotes

Sam: Those sons of bitches, they got him right through the neck.
Suzy: Was he a good dog?
Sam: Who's to say? But he didn't deserve to die.
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When the credits for the book cover artists appear on screen, they are also accompanied by the book covers they drew for the film. See more »

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Featured in At the Movies: Cannes Film Festival 2012 (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Take These Chains From My Heart
Written by Fred Rose and Hy Heath
Performed by Hank Williams
Courtesy of Mercury Nashville Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Dull as dishwater
24 September 2012 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

I was so let down by this movie.I had been really looking forward to this and had been harping on to my wife about it for weeks.When we got to see it she actually fell asleep watching it, to be fair i really don't blame her it has to be one of the most boring movies i have watched in quite some time.

I really liked the soundtrack and the way the era was captured in many scenes but besides that the whole film was a massive let down.I was really excited by the cast and reviews were really good i don't think i was wrong to have high expectations but i never imagined i would be so disappointed.I watched it again a second time to try and give it a chance, big mistake it was still just as terrible the second time around i could not find any humour in a film described as a comedy.

The two children are painful.Two mentally disturbed kids who fall in love, to be honest they don't even seem like they even remotely like each other let alone have developed a sense of love.

Major let down.


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