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Racing with the Moon is a american film of genre Drama directed by Richard Benjamin released in USA on 23 march 1984 with Sean Penn

Racing with the Moon (1984)

Racing with the Moon
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Released in USA 23 march 1984
Length 1h48
Directed by
Genres Drama,    Comedy-drama,    Romance
Rating65% 3.2961753.2961753.2961753.2961753.296175

Racing with the Moon is a 1984 American drama film starring Sean Penn, Elizabeth McGovern, and Nicolas Cage. It was directed by Richard Benjamin and written by Steven Kloves. The original music score was composed by Dave Grusin.


The film is set in 1942California, in and around Mendocino. Penn plays Henry 'Hopper' Nash, a small town boy who has been drafted into the U.S. Marine Corps and is about to serve overseas. He is close friends with Nicky (Cage), who is also about to be deployed. They have approximately six weeks before shipping out; the film portrays their remaining time as civilians.


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