The Raging Moon

The Raging Moon

  • GP
  • 1971
  • 1 hr 50 min
  • 6.8  (394)

This British drama, based on the novel by Peter Marshall, examines how an encounter between two people, both in wheelchairs, changes each of their lives. Bruce Pritchard is a 24-year old soccer enthusiastic who becomes embittered when a degenerative disease confines him to a wheelchair. Jill Mathews is the slightly older woman he meets at a home for the disabled run by a church organization. Mathews is also wheelchair-bound due to polio. Just as Bruce is falling for Jill, she leaves the home to marry her fiancé Geoffrey, but ultimately breaks off her engagement to pursue a relationship with Bruce.

The Raging Moon
Description
This British drama, based on the novel by Peter Marshall, examines how an encounter between two people, both in wheelchairs, changes each of their lives. Bruce Pritchard is a 24-year old soccer enthusiastic who becomes embittered when a degenerative disease confines him to a wheelchair. Jill Mathews is the slightly older woman he meets at a home for the disabled run by a church organization. Mathews is also wheelchair-bound due to polio. Just as Bruce is falling for Jill, she leaves the home to marry her fiancé Geoffrey, but ultimately breaks off her engagement to pursue a relationship with Bruce.

The Raging Moon is a 1971 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 50 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8.

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  • Release Date
    1971
  • MPAA Rating
    GP
  • Runtime
    1 hr 50 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (394)