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It Always Rains on Sunday Reviews

March 26, 2012
Hamer's artful and iconoclastic film mixes a day in the life of a working-class family with a startling prison-break melodrama.
November 17, 2011
A resolutely downbeat - remarkably so for Ealing Studios - account of a day in the life of Bethnal Green...
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
January 9, 2009
This is a mostly forgotten gem.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 18, 2008
A real gem.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
October 18, 2008
[Hamer] shows a fluency with noir's shadowy visual vocabulary, but what really links this to the genre is its sense of haunting regret and lost opportunity.
Top Critic
May 6, 2008
Offers some nicely authentic backgrounds, an expert performance by Googie Withers and a breathtaking finale. But the net effect is disappointing.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
March 19, 2008
It Always Rains on Sunday is a masterpiece of dead ends and might-have-beens, highly inventive... and brilliantly acted...
March 6, 2008
It's a cannily crafted and satisfying entertainment.