The Sunlit Night

critic Reviews

Rotten Tomatometer Score0%
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Brian TallericoRogerEbert.com
    The Sunlit Night has a few too many forced moments and scripted relationship beats to feel genuine.
    Read full article
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Kate ErblandindieWire
    Even the most clearly emotional scenes are undone by the outlandish surroundings.
    Read full article
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Peter DebrugeVariety
    "The Sunlit Night"... resembles the second half of Alexander Payne's "Downsizing," which proved that a similarly end-of-the-earth locale doesn't make dull characters any more exotic or exciting.
    Read full article
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    John DeForeHollywood Reporter
    Slate gives her best to an underdeveloped role that was likely deeper in the novel by Rebecca Dinerstein, who makes her screenwriting debut with this adaptation.
    Read full article
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Richard BonaduceSalt Lake Magazine
    If you're going to ask me to consume your slice of life story, at least make that slice part of a satisfying sandwich.
    Read full article
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Kristy StrouseFilm Inquiry
    It is as if The Sunlit Night aims to be unconventional merely for the sake of it. It has all of the dressings of a lovable indie, complete with the unusual setting and affable feel, but ultimately, it's structured in a way that fails to do it justice.
    Read full article
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Louisa MooreScreen Zealots
    Don't bother trying to connect the dots because this movie is all over the place.
    Read full article
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Danielle SolzmanSolzy at the Movies
    The Sunlit Night frustratingly blends together two very different stories that don't quite work together for taking place in a single feature film.
    Read full article
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Matthew PassantinoFilm Threat
    It offers some escapist imagery, shot beautifully by cinematographer Martin Ahlgren, who captures the Norway landscapes like a postcard. It's easy to disappear into the setting of The Sunlit Night, if only the narrative were as involving.
    Read full article
  • Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Rachel Wagnerrachelsreviews.net
    I was left truly baffled that anyone with a job thought this was fit to air. What on earth?
    Read full article