And Soon the Darkness
And Soon the Darkness (1971)

Former child stars Pamela Franklin and Karen Dotrice are old enough to be frightened out of their wits in And Soon the Darkness. While vacationing in the south of France, Pamela and Karen become the prey of a sex killer. The problem here is… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 4, 1971
DVD Release Date: March 29, 2005
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Critic Score: 40% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It casts a sinister mood on its idiotic gloomy damsel-in-distress thriller story, and the result is a well-shot but unpleasant and unimaginative pic.

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Lucius Gore

Some downplay the effectiveness of this film because of its slow pace. I find it only adds to the tension.

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Fernando F. Croce

Brontëan frissons

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Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

Ineffective red herrings contribute to an overarching sense that the film isn't sure about what destination to choose.

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Flixster Audience Score: 66% Flixster User Reviews
Cassandra Maples
I remember seeing this on late night television years ago, and had very fond memories of it. Recently i caught up with it on dvd, and found that my memory had… More
John Me
This is a very simple story with minimal character development BUT it is a good atmospheric british thriller that keep you guessing to the very end.
Stephen M
A decent little British thriller with some interesting credits. It was directed by Robert Fuest, who went on to make the Dr Phibes movies, starring Vincent… More
Ryan Marshall
2.0/10 "And Soon the Darkness" is a dumb, predictable low-budget thriller that doesn't know quite where to go, or how to set itself up for… More