The Sun Shines Bright Reviews

November 13, 2019
Director John Ford made this corny, over-sentimental Deep South melodrama between The Quiet Man and Mogambo. Shame on the great man.
March 17, 2015
Nostalgic for a world he never knew and which never really existed, progressive-minded and a little reactionary at the same time, innately sad for the passing of an era, deeply humane, and, yes, with a dash of utterly arbitrary beefcake.
March 28, 2013
A marvelously entertaining film, laid back and effortlessly told, despite the social commentary and intertwining subplots.
December 26, 2004
A heavy mix of mushy sentimentality and low-brow comedy.