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Making Moon: A British Sci-Fi Cult Classic Art Book Review

Titan Books has just released a brand new art book that fans of cinema may enjoy, and it celebrates the 10th anniversary of Moon, a film by Duncan Jones starring Sam Rockwell.

The book is called Making Moon: A British Sci-Fi Cult Classic, and it features oversized, thick, glossy pages full of stills from the film’s production, script notes, concept art, and plenty of anecdotes revolving around the film’s creation, shoot, and reception.

It’s structured in a way that gives fans an inside look at the film’s creation from start to finish, and it even covers its release into the wild, and its reception by critics and fans alike. What I appreciated most were the sections on the miniatures used to shoot certain scenes, as well as the VFX section, as both provided awesome insights into how cinematography tricks were used to tell this sci-fi heavy story.

You can check out my full review and get a preview of the book’s content below in video form!

Review Summary

Readability - 8.5
Presentation - 9
Price - 8.5
Entertainment Value - 9.5
Imagery - 9.5

9

Titan Books has once again offered up a high quality art book for a cult classic sci-fi film in Moon. If you love the film, or just appreciate insights into the filmmaking process, then this is a great little art book to add to the collection.

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Matt Heywood

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Matt Heywood is the founder and EIC of EntertainmentBuddha.com where he strives to make you a better geek, one post at a time! When he’s not scouring the Internet for interesting nuggets of awesomeness he can be found in his secret lair enjoying the latest and greatest video games, taking pictures of toys, or talking Star Wars on EB’s Star Wars Time podcast show.