- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 47 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: February 13, 2007
- Originally Released: 2006
- Label: Sony Pictures
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.78
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Closed Captioned - English - Optional
- Dolby Digital Surround Sound 5.1 - English
- Subtitles - English, Spanish - Optional
- Additional Release Material:
- Alternate Scenes: Deleted and Extended Scenes
- Audio Commentary: Filmmakers
- Music Video: Rhymefest - "Wanted"
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Entertainment Weekly - 08/18/2006
"HALF NELSON offers an opportunity to marvel, once again, at the dazzling talent of Ryan Gosling for playing young men as believable as they are psychologically trip-wired." -- Grade: A
Entertainment Weekly - 12/29/2006
Included in Entertainment Weekly's "Top 10 Films Of The Year" -- "[A] sad/hopeful, hauntingly open-ended study in the rise and fall of middle-class social idealism."
Film Comment - 01/01/2007
Ranked #7 in Film Comment's "20 Best Films Of 2006."
USA Today - 02/16/2007
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[T]he movie skillfully avoids sentimental traps to become one of last year's significant sleepers."
Total Film - 05/01/2007
5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] masterclass in screen acting....The kind of story that steals into your bones and echoes long after the lights come up..."
Sight and Sound - 04/01/2007
"[T]he newcomer Shareeka Epps displays a poise and stillness as Drey that make possible Gosling's more free-falling moments."
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- Theatrical Release: August 11, 2006