In the Shadow of the Moon: Netflix Release Date, Plot, Cast & Trailer

In the Shadow of the Moon – Copyright. 42, Automatik, Belladonna Productions, Nightshade, and Netflix

There’s plenty to look forward to on Netflix this September, and coming soon is your latest crime thriller, In the Shadow of the Moon. We have everything you need to know on In the Shadow of the Moon, including the Netflix release date, cast, plot, and trailer.

In the Shadow of the Moon is an upcoming Netflix Original crime thriller based on the screenplay written by Gregory Weidman and Geoff Tock. This will be the third Netflix title starring Michael C. Hall after The Crown (cameo appearance as JFK) and Safe. The film is directed by Jim Mickle who’s most well known for his work on Stake Land and Cold in July.


What is the plot of In the Shadow of the Moon?

The following synopsis has been provided by Netflix:

In 1988, Philadelphia police officer Thomas Lockhart, hungry to become a detective, begins tracking a serial killer who mysteriously resurfaces every nine years. But when the killer’s crimes begin to defy all scientific explanation, Locke’s obsession with finding the truth threatens to destroy his career, his family, and possibly his sanity.


Who is in the cast of In the Shadow of the Moon?

The following cast members have been confirmed for In the Shadow of the Moon:

RoleCast MemberWhere Have I Seen/Heard Them Before?
TBAMichael C. HallDexter | Gamer | Six Feet Under
Thomas LockhartBoyd HolbrookLogan | The Predator | The Host
TBABokeem WoodbineSpider-Man: Homecoming | Riddick | The Rock
TBACleopatra ColemanStep Up 4: Miami Heat | The Last Man on Earth | Silversun
TBASarah DugdaleR.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour | Arrow | Supernatural
TabithaGabrielle GrahamThe Expanse | Lucky Day | On the Basis of Sex
CandaceJulia KnopeImpulse | White Lie | Designated Survivor
PalmerRyan AllenBetween | Get Rich or Die Tryin’ | Taken

Not all of the roles of the core cast have been confirmed. We’ll be updating the table above when we know more.


When and where did production take place for In the Shadow of the Moon?

Principal photography began on the 2nd of July and ended on the 27th of August 2018.

The film has been completed since the 27th of April 2019.

The location used for filming was Ontario, Canada.


What is the run time of In the Shadow of the Moon?

It has been confirmed that the film will have a run time of 115 minutes.

Will I be able to stream In the Shadow of the Moon in 4K?

We haven’t received confirmation that the film will be available to stream in 4K.

It’s highly likely this will be the case as Netflix is continuously adding 4K titles on a weekly basis to its library.


Is there any stills or images?

All images are courtesy of 42, Automatik, Belladonna Productions, Nightshade, and Netflix


Has Netflix released a trailer for In the Shadow of the Moon?

Netflix has finally dropped the trailer for In the Shadow of the Moon!


When is the Netflix release date of In the Shadow of the Moon?

In the Shadow of the Moon will be available to stream on Netflix on Friday the 27th of September!

Cinemagoers attending Fantastic Fest this year will be able to view the film before it releases on Netflix.

Will In the Shadow of the Moon be available to stream in my region?

All the regions with Netflix will be available to stream In the Shadow of the Moon.

What time will In the Shadow of the Moon be available to stream in my region?

The following table below are the times that In the Shadow of the Moon will be available to stream in the different regions across the world:

Time ZoneTime available to stream
Pacific Standard Time12:00 AM
Mountain Standard Time1:00 AM
Central Standard Time2:00 AM
Eastern Standard Time3:00 AM
British Summer Time8:00 AM
Central European Time9:00 AM
Eastern European Time10:00 AM
India Standard Time12:30 PM
Japan Standard Time16:00 PM
Australian Eastern Time18:00 PM
New Zealand Day Light Time20:00 PM

Netflix releases all of its latest titles from Midnight PST (Pacific Standard Time). This means for anyone living in regions the other side of the world have to wait until the evening before titles are available to stream.


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