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Jamaica Inn Reviews

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Stephanie Zacharek
Village Voice
February 3, 2015
Laughton is compelling from the first instant: His Pengallan is at least five of the seven deadly sins rolled into one, a cheerfully loathsome creature with wide-set eyebrows and a multitude of chins ...
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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
March 20, 2012
By common consent, one of Alfred Hitchcock's poorest and least personal works, though it has some compensations.
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Variety Staff
Variety
March 26, 2009
Superb direction, excellent casting, expressive playing and fine production offset an uneven screenplay to make Jamaica Inn a gripping version of the Daphne du Maurier novel.
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Geoff Brown
Time Out
June 24, 2006
The result is weird, but not wonderful.
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Frank S. Nugent
New York Times
March 25, 2006
Having set his own standards, Alfred Hitchcock must be judged by them; and, by them, his Jamaica Inn is merely journeyman melodrama.