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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Googie Withers
Edward Chapman
Susan Shaw
Patricia Plunkett
Directors
Robert Hamer
Screenwriters
Robert Hamer
Angus MacPhail
Henry Cornelius
Running Time
91 minutes

It Always Rains On Sunday
Moody Ealing melodrama


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It Always Rains On Sunday

Plot
A nondescript Sunday in the bombed out East End is complicated for housewife Rose Sandigate (Withers) when her ex, on the lam and pursued by the cops, turns up begging for sanctuary. Can she throw the law off the scent and will her husband catch him hiding out?


Verdict
A tough-as-boots snapshot of post-war London.


Reviewed by David Parkinson

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