4.1
140 Ratings

The Sun Shines Bright

Directed by John Ford
United States, 1953

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Synopsis

Judge William Priest is involved variously in revealing the real identity of Lucy Lake, reliving his Civil War memories, preventing the lynching of a youth and contesting the elections with Yankee Horace K. Maydew.

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The Sun Shines Bright
Directed by John Ford

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1953 | Grand Prize of the Festival

BAFTA Awards

1954 | Nominee: Best Film from any Source

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