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Box of Moonlight (or Box of Moon Light) is a 1996 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Tom DiCillo, starring John Turturro, Sam Rockwell and Catherine Keener.

Al Fountain, a middle-aged electrical engineer, is on the verge of a mid-life crisis, when he decides to take his time coming home from a business trip, rents a car, and heads out looking for a lake he remembers from his childhood. But his wandering takes him into the life of Kid, a free-spirited young man who helps Al escape from the routine of everyday life and find freedom to enjoy himself.


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