Moon Man
Moon Man (2013)

Synopsis: The man on the moon is bored. One day, he hitches a ride to Earth on the tails of a passing comet - an "attack from outer space"t hat sets the alarm bells ringing in the President's headquarters - and starts to… More

Rated: Unrated
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Trevor Johnston
Time Out

Adults may long for a bit more impetus in the lackadaisical narrative. But younger viewers will be entranced by the child-like wonder the Moon Man inspires in others.

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David Parkinson
Empire Magazine

Charmingly animated but a little unfuelled in its plotting.

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Nigel Andrews
Financial Times

The animated images are quirky-funny; the multi-accent English-language dialogue is a delight; the story has wacky charm.

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Andrew Osmond
SFX Magazine

It's recommended if you adore handmade children's picture books, lovely colours and compositions, trad animation and quirky humour which never, ever panders to pop culture.

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Xan Brooks
Observer [UK]

A lo-fi delight, blending old-school storytelling with a whiff of head-shop trippiness.

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Matthew Turner

Utterly delightful children's story with gorgeous storybook-style animation, a warm-hearted script, quietly quirky characters and a superb soundtrack.

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Tara Brady
Irish Times

There's a refreshing lack of snark to recommend Moon Man: this is a movie that has heart and imagination where most animations are happy to make do with a hippo in a tutu.

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Peter Bradshaw

An interesting alternative to Hollywood entertainment.

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Stephen Kelly
Total Film

Light and subtly satirical, it's a refreshing reminder that sometimes less can be more.

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