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...


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,...

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...

Reaching for the Moon

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

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Rated NR