Behold a Pale Horse
Behold a Pale Horse (1964)

Based on Emeric Pressburger's novel A Mouse on Sunday, this film stars Gregory Peck as a Spanish Civil War veteran who continues waging a one-man offensive years after hostilities have officially ceased. Exiled to France, Peck is lured… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 14, 1964
DVD Release Date: February 22, 2005
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Variety Staff

Omar Sharif shows a warm, sensitive side in this film, playing the role of a young priest torn between obligations of personal morality and the official laws of government.

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TV Guide

Peck is very good, Quinn is superb, and everyone involved with this powerful movie should take a bow.

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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

The drama is too diffuse for excitement.

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David Nusair
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...elevated by some expectedly great acting.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The film's best asset is the stirring performance by Gregory Peck as an aging revolutionary.

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Behold a Pale Horse may be flawed, but is well worth taking a look at.

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