Moonlighting
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Jeremy Irons portrays Nowak, one of four Polish laborers, living in England. In exchange for a place to stay, Irons and his buddies -- none of whom have British work permits -- agree to renovate their landlord's flat within a limited time-frame. Despite their hectic schedule, the boys agree never to work on Sunday: this is the day that they communicate with their loved ones in Poland. On one such Sunday, however, the Soviets declare martial law in Poland, cutting off all telephone and telegraph service to the outside world. Nowak, the only one of the four who speaks English, learns of the… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Revels in depicting workers faced with alienation and desperate conditions."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"The metaphor is enriched stunningly by Skolimowski's humorous detailing"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, CinePassion
"Moonlighting shucks corruption in Poland and critiques the sharp edges of socialism."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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