When a distant emergency summons the wealthy Bennett family back to the U.K., disrupting a vacation on the Mexican coast in Acapulco, simmering tensions rise to the fore between scions Alice (Charlotte Gainsbourg) and Neil (Tim Roth). The delicate balance of the deceptively close‐knit clan, including siblings Colin and Alexa (Samuel Bottomley, Albertine Kotting McMillan), is irrevocably upset.
“The genius of Sundown is how little it tells us while keeping us glued to what we’re seeing.” ~Chris Evangelista, Slashfilm
“Yes, Sundown is a mystery, but it’s also a Rorschach test. No two people will see the film the same way.” ~Peter Debruge, Variety