Box of Moonlight


1h 51m 1996

Brief Synopsis

Emotionally stifled, socially awkward Al Fountain is an ordinary man supervising a contruction job in the midwest. When the job is cancelled, Al decides not to go home, but instead to revisit a childhood lake. After a disappointing visit to the now polluted lake, he stops to help a young drop-out na

Film Details

Also Known As
Box of Moon Light, Caja de luz de luna
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1996
Distribution Company
TRIMARK/TRIMARK PICTURES
Location
Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 51m

Synopsis

Emotionally stifled, socially awkward Al Fountain is an ordinary man supervising a contruction job in the midwest. When the job is cancelled, Al decides not to go home, but instead to revisit a childhood lake. After a disappointing visit to the now polluted lake, he stops to help a young drop-out named Kid, whose car has broken down. The two warm to each other and together they embark on various impulsive adventures.

Crew

Michael D Aglion

Associate Producer

John Alagna

Titles

John Alagna

Other

Melissa V Barnes

Assistant Director

Daniel W. Barringer

Stunt Coordinator

Thomas Bliss

Producer

Steven Brennan

Art Director

Dan Collins

Unit Production Manager

Keiko Deguchi

Associate Editor

Therese Deprez

Production Designer

Tom Dicillo

Screenplay

Nicky Evans

Set Decorator

Jim Farmer

Music

Jim Flatto

Music Editor

Gary Huckabay

Location Manager

Kenton Jakub

Adr Editor

Lisa Katcher

Script Supervisor

Richard Kim

Associate Producer

Jim Laclair

Assistant Director

George Lara

Foley

Chris Laurence

Hair Stylist

Julie Lindner

Dialogue Editor

Ellen Lutter

Costume Designer

Taylor Maccrae

Coproducer

Craig Markey

Production Coordinator

Melissa Marr

Music Coordinator

Jim Mcconkey

Steadicam Operator

Winsome G. Mckoy

Costumes

David Meeks

Animal Wrangler

Michael Mendelsohn

Executive Producer

Lydia Milars

Makeup Artist

William Mills

Photography

Matthew Orracetto

Sound

Eliza Paley

Sound Editor

Carla Rose Ponzio

Assistant Director

Mary Ellen Porto

Dialogue Editor

Mathew Price

Sound Editor

Mathew Price

Sound

Tom Rosenberg

Executive Producer

Paul G Ryan

Director Of Photography

Steven Sherman

Executive Producer

Marcia Shulman

Casting Director

Joni Sighvatsson

Executive Producer

Paul P Soucek

Sound Effects Editor

Misho Stawnychy

Graphics

Dominick Tavella

Rerecording

John R Thompson

Steadicam Operator

Camilla Toniolo

Editor

Robin Urdang

Music Supervisor

Brian Vancho

Foley Artist

Donald K Vandell

Other

Michael Ventresco

Other

Michael Ventresco

Titles

Marcus Viscidi

Producer

Meredith Zamsky

Coproducer

Meredith Zamsky

Line Producer

Film Details

Also Known As
Box of Moon Light, Caja de luz de luna
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Release Date
1996
Distribution Company
TRIMARK/TRIMARK PICTURES
Location
Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 51m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States August 1, 1997

Released in United States 1996

Released in United States 1997

Released in United States January 1997

Released in United States October 1996

Released in United States on Video December 9, 1997

Released in United States Summer July 25, 1997

Shown at Portland International Film Festival (Opening Night) February 13 - March 2, 1997.

Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival October 4-20, 1996.

Shown at Venice Film Festival (in competition) August 29 - September 7, 1996.

Trimark Pictures acquired domestic distribution rights at the 1997 Sundance Film Festival for a reported $3 million.

Began shooting August 29, 1995.

Completed shooting October 10, 1995.

Released in United States 1997 (Shown at Portland International Film Festival (Opening Night) February 13 - March 2, 1997.)

Released in United States January 1997 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 16-26, 1997.)

Released in United States Summer July 25, 1997

Limited Release in United States August 1, 1997

Released in United States October 1996 (Shown at Vancouver International Film Festival October 4-20, 1996.)

Released in United States 1996 (Shown at Venice Film Festival (in competition) August 29 - September 7, 1996.)

Released in United States on Video December 9, 1997