over 2 years
Cage was wooden - literally. But it was still really fun to watch. Great characters.
I like how the moon's association with mutability, romance and lunacy is represented.
over 4 years
The Brooklyn that used to be. Super enjoyable Cher and romantic early Nic Cage.
over 5 years
No chemistry between Cher and Cage.
What a load of ol' horse shit. Save yourself some time and give this a miss.
over 7 years
Go for young Cher, stay for Nic Cage with a wooden hand.
Moonstruck is a 1987 American romantic comedy film directed by Norman Jewison. It stars Cher, Nicolas Cage, Danny Aiello, Vincent Gardenia, and Olympia Dukakis.
The film was released on December 16, 1987 in New York City, New York, and then nationally on December 18, 1987, receiving largely positive reviews from critics. It went on to gross $91,640,528 at the North American box office, making it the fifth highest-grossing of that year.
Moonstruck was nominated for six Oscars at the 60th Academy Awards, winning three for Best Original Screenplay, Best Actress, and Best Supporting Actress.
38-year-old Loretta Castorini (Cher) is an accountant for a few local businesses in the Brooklyn Heights section of Brooklyn, New York. Her fiance, Johnny Cammareri (Danny Aiello), asks her to invite his younger brother Ronny (Nicolas Cage) to the wedding before leaving for Italy to attend to his dying mother. When Loretta visits the bakery where Ronny works, she finds that he blames his brother for...