The Rainbow
The Rainbow (1989)

Director Ken Russell returns to the D.H. Lawrence territory that had earlier served him well in Women in Love. Sammi Davis plays Lawrence's Welsh heroine Ursula Brangwen, daughter of a wealthy mine owner, who is first seen as a child… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 26, 1989
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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

A very good, visually stunning film with undeniable flashes of genius. Looked at as a series of scenes it's perhaps as good as anything he ever made.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Very fine Ken Russell film marred by an irritating lead performance

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Over-simplified, lackluster and cliche-ridden coming-of-age romantic drama that's based on the 1915 novel by D. H. Lawrence.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Captivating as an ode to individualism.

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