• From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

From Dusk Till Dawn

Release Date: 1996

DVD Release Date: June 16th, 1998

R |1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary

On the run from a bank robbery that left several police officers dead, Seth Gecko (George Clooney) and his paranoid, loose-cannon brother, Richard (Quentin Tarantino), hightail it to the Mexican border. Kidnapping preacher Jacob Fuller (Harvey Keitel) and his kids, the criminals sneak across the border in the family's RV and hole up in a topless bar. Unfortunately, the bar also happens to be home base for a gang of vampires, and the brothers and their hostages have to fight their way out.

Cast: Harvey Keitel, George Clooney, Quentin Tarantino, Juliette Lewis, Cheech Marin, Fred Williamson, Salma Hayek, Marc Lawrence

Director: Robert Rodriguez

Genres: Horror , Action

Production Co: Miramax

Keywords: Brother, Pursuit, Escape, Bar, 1990s, Offbeat, Murder

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    James BerardinelliReelViews

    It's great fun, but certainly not great art. show more

  • 50
    Walter AddiegoSan Francisco Examiner

    Spiritually it's a John Woo-George Romero-Jim Thompson picture, outrageously bloody and weird. show more

  • 40
    The Hollywood Reporter

    George Clooney is the best reason to submit yourself to From Dusk Till Dawn, an exceedingly grotesque thriller-horror-comedy that fails to live up to the promise of its opening reels. show more

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