Reaching for the Moon Synopsis
A sophisticated tale of an unlikely romance between two extraordinary artists, set against the backdrop of political upheaval and a clash of cultures.
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Beautifully made

By tpfarley
Reaching is not a sensationalist movie but a beautifully made film, realistic about unconventional lesbian relationships, political, class and cultural differences, and the struggle to write poetry...

Reaching For The . . . EXIT!

By IWantMyMoneysWorth
Biographical drama about a dull, dreary and self-absorbed, alcoholic and anemic-looking poet wanna-be who achieves elitist success on the back of, and at the ultimate expense of, her Brazilian...

Fabulous film. Run to the theater now!

By dummont
Miranda Otto gives the performance of a lifetime in this incredibly well- written and well-directed movie. Great themes - loss, the personal cost of artistic determination, what it was like to be gay...

SUBTLEY POWERFUL...

By DBee
I went to see this movie because it was playing at the Paris theatre and they typically show very good films, and this did not disappoint. I did not know of the poet for whom this film was about,...

Reaching for the Moon

By maturemovielover
Very interesting and engaging story and a beautifully made film....

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Rated NR