Le Voyage dans la lune (A Trip to the Moon) Reviews

June 3, 2019
That childlike wonder at the power of cinema is what makes A Trip to the Moon, and indeed all of Méliès' work, so very special
April 11, 2018
But it's fun for a whimsical getaway that will take you away from reality for a 87 minutes.
August 13, 2013
...suddenly we have the cinema - that glorious mutt art.
May 19, 2012
... a work of pure, playful imagination, a picture-book fantasy brought to life with intricate, hand-painted sets and a whimsical portrait of science as wizardry by way of the industrial revolution ...
April 25, 2012
A treat for cineastes and sci-fi fans alike, with Melies borrowing from both Jules Verne and H.G. Wells.
April 25, 2012
Seeing A Trip to the Moon on Blu-Ray can leave one bedazzled.
March 14, 2009
Cinema's first science fiction story.
August 5, 2006
Early filmmaking at its best.
March 16, 2004
The screen's first science fiction story - a 14 min. masterpiece, created by imaginative French director/master magician Georges Melies in his version of Jules Verne's story.
March 8, 2004
The primitive silent landmark has more charm and originality than many modern CGI-cluttered epics.