Sundown

Sundown

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Tim Roth (The Hateful Eight) and Charlotte Gainsbourg (Antichrist) lead this slow-burn suspense drama from the writer-director of New Order, nominated for the Golden Lion at the 2021 Venice Film Festival and Best Film at the London Film Festival. Co-stars Samuel Bottomley (Get Duked!) and Albertine Kotting McMillan (A Very British Scandal). More

Neil (Roth) and Alice Bennett (Gainsbourg) are the core of a wealthy family on vacation in Mexico with younger members Colin and Alexa (Bottomley, McMillan) until a distant emergency cuts their trip short. When one relative disrupts the family’s tight-knit order, simmering tensions rise to the fore.

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2022Rating: MA15+83 minsFrance, Mexico, SwedenCommon Ground Pictures
Drama

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Sundown | Reviews

77%115 reviews

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The Guardian

The Guardian

It's pitiless and pitch-perfect, an existential tour-de-force with shades of Camus's The Outsider.

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Variety

Variety

No two people will see the film the same way.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

An intriguing premise is snuffed out.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

One of the pleasures of "Sundown" is that it is impossible to guess where it is heading - and it heads in some bizarre directions.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

The film's unrelenting nature becomes more sour and unrewarding as it inches forward.

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Slash Film

Slash Film

A genuinely chilling movie that just happens to take place in bright, abundant sunshine.

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Film Threat

Film Threat

Roth is so good at playing dirtbags.

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Sundown | Release Details

Sundown is now playing in 8 cinemas in Australia.