• Unrated, 2 hr. 26 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Otto Preminger
    In Theaters:
    Feb 9, 1967 Wide
    On DVD:
    May 17, 2011

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Hurry Sundown Reviews

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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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The last of Preminger's overblown adaptations of best-sellers, this may have a lot more juice than sustenance, but at least Preminger keeps the juices flowing.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

May 8, 2013
Variety Staff
Variety
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An outstanding, tasteful but hard-hitting, and handsomely-produced film.

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May 8, 2013

Film4

You'll come away feeling that although it's worthy in its ideals, it could have done with a touch less overblown melodrama.

Full Review Source: Film4

May 8, 2013
Tom Milne
Time Out
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The Preminger flair which made The Cardinal so enjoyable, despite its hackneyed script, seems to have deserted him in this lumbering melodrama.

Full Review Source: Time Out

May 8, 2013

TV Guide's Movie Guide

Preminger always seemed to attract heavyweight actors for lightweight films.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 1/4

May 8, 2013

TIME Magazine
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Hurry Sundown is a gigantic masquerade in which the participants put on two things: a Southern accent and the audience.

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May 8, 2013
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Otto Preminger's Hurry Sundown is a frustrating case, not good but not particularly bad, with a smokescreen of controversy surrounding it and obscuring its real faults.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2/4

May 8, 2013
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