The Light of the Moon

Critics Consensus

The Light of the Moon traces one woman's tortured journey beyond sexual assault with powerful empathy, marking writer-director Jessica M. Thompson as a talent to watch.

97%

TOMATOMETER

Reviews Counted: 33

94%
liked it

Audience Score

User Ratings: 186

TOMATOMETER

N/A
All Critics | Top Critics
Average Rating: N/A
Reviews Count: 0
Fresh: 0
Rotten: 0

AUDIENCE SCORE

94%
Average Rating: 4.7/5

You may have noticed some of the recent changes we have made. To read more about what we’ve been working on behind the scenes, please check out our new RT Product Blog here.


Want to See

Add Rating
My Rating    

The Light of the Moon Videos

The Light of the Moon Photos

Movie Info

Bonnie, a young and successful Latina architect, is sexually assaulted while walking home from an evening out with friends in Brooklyn. At first, she attempts to keep the assault a secret from her long-term boyfriend Matt, but the truth quickly emerges. Bonnie emphatically denies the impact of what has just happened to her. She fights to regain normalcy and control of her life, but returning to her old life is more complicated than expected. Her attempt to recapture the intimacy she previously had with Matt falters and cracks begin to surface in their relationship. Another attack in the neighborhood only drives Bonnie further into denial, before an encounter with an at-risk woman causes her to face the truth and confront her own self-blame.

Watch it now

Cast

News & Interviews for The Light of the Moon

Critic Reviews for The Light of the Moon

All Critics (33) | Top Critics (8)

Audience Reviews for The Light of the Moon

There are no featured reviews for The Light of the Moon at this time.

The Light of the Moon Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features