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Moonlight Mile (2002)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance | 4 October 2002 (USA)
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As he copes with the death of his fiancee, a young man befriends her parents and must figure out what he wants out of life.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Joe Nast
... Ben Floss
... Jojo Floss
... Cheryl
Richard Messing ... Rabbi
Lev Friedman ... Cantor
... Server #1 (as Robert Clendenin)
... Server #2
... Mrs. Meyerson
... Mr. Meyerson
Marcia Mitzman Gaven ... Fashion Plate
... Stan Michaels
... Mona Camp
Careena Melia ... Diana Floss
Gary Hetzler ... Speedwalker
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Storyline

A young man lingers in the family home of his fiancee, after her accidental death. While grieving along with her parents and drawn into legal issues presented by a district attorney seeking justice for the family, he finds himself falling in love with another woman, against his own best intentions. Written by Eileen Peterson, unit publicist

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In life and love, expect the unexpected.

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Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for some sensuality and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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4 October 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Baby's in Black  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$21,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$329,771, 29 September 2002, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$6,835,856, 13 March 2003
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Trivia

In one scene Joe says his birthday is on December, in real life, Jake Gyllenhaal's birthday is also on December. See more »

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When Bertie and Diana's father meet for the first time, she walks up to the his table with the towel in her hands then it on her shoulder in her hand and back and forth without her moving it. See more »

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June Mulcahey: [referring to Diana's death] He didn't tell me that you were
[pause]
June Mulcahey: still tied up in all that?
Joe Nast: Really?
June Mulcahey: No.
Joe Nast: Well, you know, it was kind of a deal, the whole thing. The clean-up alone took days. You'd be amazed at what a mess a high-caliber weapon can make, an in a restaurant, all those little pieces of - all of - well anyway, let's just say it was pretty time-consuming. Then you got the whole burial to deal with. This whole coffin business - much more complicated than people think. Standard sizes...
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Crazy Credits

The credits end with "For all our loves...departed, or yet to arrive..." See more »

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References I Love Lucy (1951) See more »

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So What's New
Written by John Pisano
Published by Almo Music Corp. (ASCAP)
Performed by Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass
Courtesy of Almo Properties L.L.C.
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Charming and engaging, NOT for weak-minded action nuts.
22 May 2004 | by See all my reviews

This movie was a surprise to me. Tuned it in on HBO and enjoyed the entire movie, laughing out loud at several surprise parts. The characters run the gamut of emotions, and those who did not enjoy this movie never took the time to gauge the feelings of the characters involved. Ellen Pompeo's character is fabulous, Dustin Hoffman's whole demeanor shows a father's grief, but in his own way.

I highly recommend this movie to those who take a little time to read the characters, and who don't expect the director and writer to spell it all out for them.

Enjoy!


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