Sunday (1997)

This drama chronicles the strange relationship between two disenfranchised, middle-aged people grappling for identity, a sense of purpose and perhaps even love. After losing his job, his family, his home, and his self-respect, Matthew meets… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 22, 1997
DVD Release Date: November 2, 2004
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone

It's Suchet and Harrow, exploring the wellsprings of loneliness, who provide the real glimmers of grace.

Alice Smith

Funny, intensely moving, scary, dream-like film.

Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World

A superior performance by Suchet helps keep this dry drama afloat

Stephen Holden
New York Times

Feels more and more like an overly schematic exercise in cinematic hide-and-seek.

Jeff Millar
Houston Chronicle

Extraordinarily well-acted by its principals.

Cathy Thompson-Georges
Boxoffice Magazine

Powerfully honest and risky performances from Suchet and Harrow propel the film.

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John Hartl

It sounds simple, but director Jonathan Nossiter ... keeps adding layers to the story that give passionate resonance to their story.

Sean P. Means

Manages to balance the harshness of life with the yearning that makes living worthwhile.

E! Online

This Sundance Grand Prize winner ain't exactly a walk in the park, but it's got its own grittier sort of urban pleasure.

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Flixster Audience Score: 74% Flixster User Reviews
Leigh Ryan
What a crack pipe movie and as I was just starting to be interested it ended.
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"Sunday" starts at dawn as the denizens of a men's shelter in Queens, New York wake up and prepare themselves to face the… More
Dimitris Springer
Sunday is all Sundays it moves fast forward,annoying in its expedition of improbabilities.Little gifts and surprises and Nossiter offers us a great… More