• The Light of the Moon (2017)

The Light of the Moon

Release Date: November 1st, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Bonnie is a young New York architect whose life changes forever when a stranger rapes her in an alley. She receives loving and unwavering support from her boyfriend while trying to cope with the devastating effects of the attack.

Cast: Stephanie Beatriz, Michael Stahl-David, Conrad Ricamora, Catherine Curtin, Cindy Cheung, Susan Heyward, Craig Walker, Olga Merediz

Director: Jessica M. Thompson

Genres: Drama

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Leslie FelperinThe Hollywood Reporter

    Despite the strain of what they go through together, Beatriz and Stahl-David have a combustible chemistry together that adds credibility and Thompson clearly has a knack with actors, coaxing sharp, believable performances from all involved — even from actors with relatively small roles. show more

  • 75
    Sheila O'MalleyRogerEbert.com

    A nuanced and sensitive exploration of the many ways rape affects a person's life. show more

  • 75
    Rex ReedObserver

    It’s not for the squeamish, but required viewing for anyone with a conscience and the need for justice. show more

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