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Box of Moon Light ()


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Al Fountain, a middle-aged electrical engineer, is on the verge of a mid-life crisis, when he decides to take his time coming home from a business trip, rents a car, and heads out looking... See more »

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Al Fountain
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The Kid
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Floatie Dupre
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Purlene Dupre
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Deb Fountain
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Bobby Fountain
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Wick
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Doob
Rica Martens ...
Doris
Ray Aranha ...
Soapy
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Dex
James Richardson ...
Taco
Stephen Dupree ...
Elwood
Eugene Wolf ...
Lyle
Reathel Bean ...
Luvven Coddle
Betty Wills Stephens ...
Wynelle Coddle
Linda Libby ...
Curious Waitress
Ernest R. Ogg ...
Motel Clerk
Gary Lowery ...
Earl Sykes
Bodi Soham ...
Willard Snarp
Horace E. Smith ...
Barnett
Stuart Greer ...
Stinky
John E. Davis ...
Sheriff
Gene Patterson ...
Male Newscaster
Kristin Hoke ...
Female Newscaster
Buddy Landel ...
Uncle Samson
Chaz Warrington ...
Castroater
Glenn Ruth ...
Saddam Insane
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David Copeland ...
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Drunkard (uncredited)

Directed by

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Tom DiCillo

Written by

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Tom DiCillo ... (written by)

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Michael D. Aglion ... associate producer (as Michael Aglion)
Thomas A. Bliss ... producer
Richard Y. Kim ... associate producer (as Richard Kim)
Taylor MacCrae ... co-producer
Michael Mendelsohn ... executive producer
Tom Rosenberg ... executive producer
Steven Sherman ... executive producer
Sigurjon Sighvatsson ... executive producer
Marcus Viscidi ... producer
Meredith Zamsky ... co-producer

Music by

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Jim Farmer

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Paul Ryan ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Camilla Toniolo

Editorial Department

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Keiko Deguchi ... associate editor
Fred Heid ... color timer
Kristin Ladner ... editing intern
Sandra Nash ... assistant film editor
Joe Violante ... dailies advisor
Patricia Sztaba ... negative matcher (uncredited)
Stan Sztaba ... negative matcher (uncredited)

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Marcia Shulman

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Thérèse DePrez ... (as Therèsé DePrez)

Art Direction by

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Steve Brennan

Set Decoration by

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Nick Evans

Costume Design by

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Ellen Lutter

Makeup Department

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Chris Laurence ... key hair stylist
Lydia Milars ... key makeup artist

Production Management

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Daniel P. Collins ... unit manager
Meredith Zamsky ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Melissa V. Barnes ... second second assistant director
Jim LaClair ... first assistant director (as Jim Laclair)
Carla Rose Ponzio ... second assistant director

Art Department

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Andrea Baio ... assistant scenic artist
Phil Bayless ... second carpenter
Ken Bronson ... lead carpenter
John Deaderick ... set dresser
Dana Fox ... sign painter
Lisa Fox ... art department assistant
Mark Harrington ... property master (as Mark C. Harrington)
Emily Hull ... assistant property master
Derrick Kardos ... art department coordinator
Victoria Krasnakevich ... lead person (as Victoria M. Krasnakevich)
John Oglevee ... set dresser
Grace E. Rothrock ... art department assistant
C.J. Sagle ... art department assistant
Misho Stawnychy ... graphics
Michael S. Stencil ... lead scenic artist (as Michael Scott Stencil)
Chad Tucker ... lead art department assistant
E. Parker Webb ... on-set dresser (as Parker Webb)

Sound Department

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Tim J. Carroll ... consultant: Dolby Stereo
Paige E. Davis ... sound intern
Joe Dohner ... machine room operator (as Joseph Dohner)
Dave Flynch ... machine room operator (as Dave B. Flynch)
Mick Gormaley ... assistant sound editor
Kenton Jakub ... adr editor
Paul Koronkiewicz ... boom operator
George A. Lara ... foley engineer (as George Lara)
Julie Lindner ... dialogue editor
Joe Lisanti ... apprentice sound editor (as Joseph Lisanti)
Eliza Paley ... supervising sound editor
Mary Ellen Porto ... dialogue editor
Mathew Price ... sound mixer
Paul P. Soucek ... sound effects editor
Dominick Tavella ... re-recording mixer
Brian Vancho ... foley artist
Steve Silkensen ... adr engineer (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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William Purcell ... special effects assistant
Scott Rushton ... special effects assistant
Mike Weesner ... special effects coordinator

Visual Effects by

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John Alagna ... opticals: The Effects House
Michael Ventresco ... opticals: The Effects House

Stunts

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Bill Anagnos ... stunt double: Mr. Turturro (as William Anagnos)
Daniel W. Barringer ... stunt coordinator (as Dan Barringer)
Richard L. Blackwell ... stunt double: Mr. Rockwell
Grady Walker ... stunt player

Camera and Electrical Department

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Joshua D. Beach ... electrician
Bill Bettencourt ... still photographer
Gregory Cahill ... grip (as Greg Cahill)
Ron Coons ... additional assistant camera
Chris Durfee ... electrician (as A. Christopher Durfee)
Andrew J. Farley ... key grip (as Andrew Farley)
Andrew Giannetta ... first assistant camera (as Andrew J. Giannetta)
John Giles ... additional assistant camera
Jeffrey B. Gregg ... grip (as Jeffrey Gregg)
Kevin Jackson ... grip
Todd Luckey ... electrician
Brandon Mastrippolito ... second assistant camera
Danny McCallum ... best boy electric (as Danny Maccallum)
Jim McConkey ... steadicam operator
Kip McDonald ... additional assistant camera (as Kip Mcdonald)
Mick McNeely ... gaffer (as Mick Mcneely)
Bill Mills ... camera operator: underwater photography (as William Mills)
Lance Moses ... camera loader
Edwin Myers ... camera operator: second unit
Tony J. Pirri ... best boy grip (as Tony Pirri)
Tricia Sefurd ... camera intern
Timothy Sheffer ... underwater assistant camera (as Tim Sheffer)
Daniel Stephens ... dolly grip
Donald Sweeney ... aerial photography: New York (as Don Sweeney)
John Thompson ... additional Steadicam operator
Grady Upchurch ... additional assistant camera
Darryl Wilson ... grip

Casting Department

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Jayne Morgan ... local casting: Knoxville (as Jayne E. Morgan)
Erin O'Leary ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Nancy Jones ... seamstress
Debra King ... seamstress
Winsome G. McKoy ... costume supervisor (as Winsome Mckoy)
Laurita Shields ... assistant costume designer

Location Management

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Gary Huckabay ... location manager
Jeff Talman ... assistant location manager

Music Department

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James Flatto ... music editor (as Jim Flatto)
Melissa Marr ... music coordinator
Stan Ridgway ... composer: song "Mexican Radio"
Robin Urdang ... music supervisor
Christopher S. Parker ... music clearance (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Robert T. Chestnut ... transportation captain (as Bob Chestnut)
David N. Drews ... driver
George Gowing ... driver
David McClister ... driver
Steve Robison ... driver
Leo Schaible ... driver
Matt Skerritt ... driver
Paul E. Stroh ... transportation coordinator
Ryan Woodward ... driver

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John Alagna ... titles: The Effects House
Brad Arnold ... production assistant
Keith Bakunas ... assistant accountant
Mark Bakunas ... production accountant
M. Margaret Beach ... production assistant
Janey Bergam ... girl friday (as Janey L. Bergam)
Scott Bookout ... security
Mark Brewington ... set intern
Al Cerullo ... helicopter pilot: New York
Ellen Cochrane-Veum ... craft service
Valeria Migliassi Collins ... assistant production coordinator
Jean S. Colvin ... controller: Lakeshore
Kamron Darakshani ... office intern
Dennis Davidson ... unit publicity
Laura L. Elkins ... office intern
John I. Griffin ... projectionist
Douglas Hansen ... production financing
Jeff Headrick ... security
Jimmy Holcomb ... set production assistant
Lisa Katcher ... script supervisor
Andre Lamal ... production executive: Lakeshore
David Langford ... production assistant
Randall Love ... helicopter pilot: Tennessee (as Randy Love)
Craig Markey ... production coordinator
Greg Matthews ... set production assistant (as C. Gregory Matthews)
Mary McCormick ... additional caterer
David Meeks ... animal wrangler
Michael Mendelsohn ... production financing
David T. Nanney ... office assistant
Lisa Danielle Plasco ... set production assistant
Ralph Russell ... security
Mark Urman ... unit publicist
Donald K. Vardell ... aquatics coordinator
Michael Ventresco ... titles: The Effects House
Andrew T. Watts ... unit assistant (as Andy Watts)
Sam Montiforte ... post-production accountant (uncredited)

Thanks

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Bruce Adams ... acknowledged assistance
Royal Allen ... special thanks
Elisha Birnbaum ... acknowledged assistance
Marsha Blackburn ... acknowledged assistance
John Coker ... special thanks
Jim Dukes ... special thanks: Promotional Concepts
Fiknet Gencay ... special thanks
Gary Harding ... special thanks
John King ... special thanks
Mark Levine ... acknowledged assistance
Sharon Miller ... special thanks: Thompson Photo
Bill Nisselson ... acknowledged assistance
Jennifer Taylor ... special thanks: Eggshell Photography
Glen Tharpe ... special thanks
Joe Violante ... acknowledged assistance
Jeanne Winding ... special thanks: Atari Corporation
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Plot Summary

Al Fountain, a middle-aged electrical engineer, is on the verge of a mid-life crisis, when he decides to take his time coming home from a business trip, rents a car, and heads out looking for a lake he remembers from his childhood. But his wandering takes him into the life of Kid, a free-spirited young man who helps Al escape from the routine of everyday life and find freedom to enjoy himself. Written by Mike Myers

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Also Known As
  • Box of Moonlight (United States)
  • Der Mond in meiner Hand (Germany)
  • Box of Moonlight (Spain)
  • Kouti gemato fegarofoto, Ena (Greece)
  • Лунная шкатулка (Russia)
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  • 112 min
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Trivia Appeared on Entertainment Weekly's list of The 50 Best Movies You've Never Seen in the Jul 16, 2012 issue. See more »
Goofs When watching wrestling and eating hot dogs with the Kid, Al's hot dog goes from half-eaten to him taking the first bite of it back to half-eaten depending on the camera angle. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Air Force One/Good Burger/Cafe Society/In the Company of Men/Box of Moonlight (1997). See more »
Soundtracks Wayward Nile See more »
Quotes Luvven Coddle: I sense a - a yearning in you - a - a searching - almost - as if you're lost. You've been lost for a long, long time. Am I right?... You found Jesus, Al.
Al Fountain: Why? Is he missing?
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