Shoot the Moon
Shoot the Moon (1982)

When successful writer George Dunlap (Albert Finney) and his wife, Faith (Diane Keaton), discover that their marriage has lost its thrill and appeal, the two split up in search of more fulfilling relationships. As the couple tries to cope… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: February 19, 1982
DVD Release Date: November 6, 2007
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Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Adds nothing much to the genre of family dramas.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A racking film which explores divorce with sensitivity and artistic skill.

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Dan Callahan
Slant Magazine

Parker and Goldman seem to want this battling couple to represent a sort of romantic '60s point of view, and they show up the younger lovers as shallow, '70s-style hedonists.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Not Parker's best, but done with uncanny precision.

Steve Crum

High drama, albeit depressing, with Keaton and Finney in strong leads.

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Flixster Audience Score: 75% Flixster User Reviews
Lucas Martins
Good film about a unhappy marriage. But, Shoot the Moon is very emotional and have one of the worst end that I ever see, that makes the audience saw more, but… More
Adam Mahler
lots of yelling and emotional explosions divided by tender moments of contact and stressed-out laughs; kid actors are good; best movie I've seen by Alan… More
Jennifer Xu
What an emotional rollercoaster of a film, what with all the platesmashing and slammed doors and running around. I really, really loved this in the first hour,… More
jay nixon
Great performances, sad subject matter.