Sunshine Cleaning

Sunshine Cleaning

Last chance to see Christine Jeffs’ darkly humorous tale of blood, guts and familial bonds at the cinema. Amy Adams and Emily Blunt star as crime scene-cleaning sisters.

GFT, Glasgow, Mon 17–Wed 19 Aug.

Sunshine Cleaning

  • 3 stars
  • 2008
  • US
  • 91 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Christine Jeffs
  • Written by: Megan Holley
  • Cast: Amy Adams, Emily Blunt, Jason Spevack, Mary Lynn Rajskub, with Steve Zahn, and Alan Arkin

Two sisters (Adams and Blunt) set up a business to disinfect crime scenes in this small town tragicomedy. A solid if unexceptional script by first time writer Megan Holley offers fodder for some well-tuned performances but the devil is in the details, with the bile and blood being too icky to generate laughs and a subplot…


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