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Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism

Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism is a 2015 British fantasy film directed by Christopher N. Rowley and starring Dominic Monaghan, Lesley Manville, Emily Watson, Joan Collins and Raffey Cassidy.[1] It is based on Georgia Byng's 2002 novel Molly Moon's Incredible Book of Hypnotism.[2]

Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism
Directed byChristopher N. Rowley
Produced bySimon Bosanquet
Georgia Byng
Lawrence Elman
Ileen Maisel
Screenplay byTom Butterworth
Simon Bosanquet
Georgia Byng
Christopher N. Rowley
Chris Hurford
Based onMolly Moon's Incredible Book of Hypnotism
by Georgia Byng
Starring
Music byPeter Raeburn
CinematographyRemi Adefarasin
Edited byDan Farrell
Lesley Walker
Production
company
Amber Entertainment
Lipsync Productions
Constantin Film
Distributed byARC Entertainment
Release date
  • April 11, 2015 (2015-04-11) (Canada)
Running time
98 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

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PlotEdit

Molly Moon (Raffey Cassidy) lives in an orphanage with her best friend Rocky (Jadon Carnelly-Morris). After discovering a book about hypnotism, and learning how to hypnotise, she uses her powers to escape to London and star in a play on the West End. She eventually realises that being a star isn't what she wants, and returns back to the orphanage.

CastEdit

ReceptionEdit

The film has a 29% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.[3] Joe Bendel of the Epoch Times awarded the film three stars out of five.[4] Dave Aldridge of Radio Times also awarded the film three stars out of five.[5] Yip Wai Yee of The Straits Times awarded it two stars out of five.[6] Sandie Angulo Chen of Common Sense Media also awarded it two stars out of five.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Noh, David (13 August 2015). "Film Review: Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism". Film Journal International. Retrieved 6 March 2018.
  2. ^ Tobias, Scott (13 August 2015). "Film Review: 'Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism'". Variety. Retrieved 6 March 2018.
  3. ^ "Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 5 March 2018.
  4. ^ Bendel, Joe (13 August 2015). "Film Review: Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism". Epoch Times. Retrieved 5 March 2018.
  5. ^ Aldridge, Dave. "Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism". Radio Times. Retrieved 5 March 2018.
  6. ^ Yip Wai Yee (2 September 2015). "Over-the-top storytelling and bizarre plot twists". The Straits Times. Retrieved 5 March 2018.
  7. ^ Sandie Angulo Chen. "Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism". Common Sense Media. Retrieved 5 March 2018.

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