The Last of Sheila
The Last of Sheila (1973)

This suspense drama features an all-star cast, including Richard Benjamin, Dyan Cannon, James Coburn, James Mason, Ian McShane, and Raquel Welch. An interesting production fact about the film: its screenplay was written by actor Anthony… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: June 14, 1973
DVD Release Date: April 20, 2004
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Critic Score: 92% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A bit chilly: the writers were so busy making sure the mystery was structurally airtight that they missed out on crafting rich, deep characters.

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

The Last of Sheila is so intricately scripted that Sondheim and Perkins actually drop clues throughout the film that can be picked up by attentive viewers.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Campy gamer thriller that wasn't as much fun as it pretended to be.

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Gerry Shamray
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Great who-done-it.

John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

The Last of Sheila is a crackerjack brainteaser, even if you forget it two minutes after you see it.

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

A witty and urbane jigsaw puzzle of a murder mystery for those who love surprises.

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Flixster Audience Score: 85% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
great puzzle of a film with a great 70's cast!
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]In "The Last of Sheila", Clinton(James Coburn) is a wealthy film producer. One year after his beloved, Sheila(Yvonne Romaine), a… More
alan jay
interesting whodunit ala 10 little indians..colorful talented cast including Coburn, Mason, Welch, Benjamin...problem was I thought too much trying to put the… More