• Night Comes On (2018)

Night Comes On

Release Date: August 3rd, 2018

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary

Released from juvenile detention, a teen and her 10-year-old sister embark on a quest to avenge the death of their mother.

Cast: Dominique Fishback, Tatum Marilyn Hall, James McDaniel, John Earl Jelks, Max Casella, Journee Brown, Antu Yacob

Director: Jordana Spiro

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Superlative Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Gary ThompsonPhiladelphia Daily News

    Night Comes On isn’t a docudrama, but it’s informed enough to give us a sense of the obstacles facing young women like Angel. show more

  • 80
    Film Threat

    Spiro has produced a beautiful film on loss, and the cycles of violence that all too many are understandably pulled into, yet she still manages to give us a glimmer of hope in a world of desperation. show more

  • 80
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Restrained, affecting and tenderly observed with a distinctly female gaze, the film takes some time to locate its center as an intimate drama of resilient sisterhood. But the delicacy of the bond etched between Fishback's Angel and her 10-year-old sibling, played by captivating discovery Tatum Marilyn Hall, keeps you hooked into this melancholy but hopeful story of fractured family dynamics. show more

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