The Two Who Stole the Moon

The Two Who Stole the Moon is a 1962 Polish children's film based on Kornel Makuszyński's 1928 story of the same name.


The two twins, Jacek and Placek, start out as cruel and lazy boys whose main interest is eating, eating anything, including chalk and a sponge in school. One day they have the idea of stealing the Moon; after all, it is made of gold.