Sundown (1941 film)
|Directed by||Henry Hathaway|
|Produced by||Jack Moss
|Written by||Charles G. Booth
|Music by||Miklós Rózsa|
|Editing by||Dorothy Spencer|
|Distributed by||United Artists|
|Running time||90 minutes|
Sundown is a 1941 American war film directed by Henry Hathaway and starring Bruce Cabot and Gene Tierney. The film's adventure story, set against a World War II backdrop in British East Africa, was well received by critics, earning three Academy Award nominations but was not a box office success.
- Gene Tierney as Zia
- Bruce Cabot as William Crawford
- George Sanders as Major A.L. Coombes
- Harry Carey as Dewey
- Joseph Calleia as Pallini
- Reginald Gardiner as Lt. Roddy Turner
- Carl Esmond as Jan Kuypens
- Marc Lawrence as Abdi Hammud
- Sir Cedric Hardwicke as Bishop Coombes
- Gilbert Emery as Ashburton
- Jeni Le Gon as Miriami
- Emmett Smith as Kipsang
- Dorothy Dandridge as Kipsang's Bride
The film earned a loss of $658,824.
- Academy Award
- Matthew Bernstein, Walter Wagner: Hollywood Independent, Minnesota Press, 2000 p441
- Variety film review; October 15, 1941, page 8.
- Harrison's Reports film review; October 25, 1941, page 171.
- "The 14th Academy Awards (1942) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Archived from the original on 06 July 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-13.
- "NY Times: Sundown". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-12-14.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Sundown (1941 film).|
- Sundown at the Internet Movie Database
- Sundown is available for free download at the Internet Archive [more]
|This article about a war film is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|