- Rated: R
- Run Time: 1 hours, 37 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: October 7, 2003
- Originally Released: 2003
- Label: Lions Gate
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Deleted Scenes
- Audio Commentary: Ken Loach - Director
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 05/16/2003
"...Mr. Compston's untamed star power gives the movie a heart, a sweetness that makes the title heartfelt and not just cheaply ironic..."
Entertainment Weekly - 05/23/2003
"...There's a kind of purity to Liam's self-imprisonment, as well as an unpolished power to the performances the director gets from his cast, most of them first-time actors..."
USA Today - 05/23/2003
"...The story dynamics ring true, and Compston is an unpolished natural..."
Los Angeles Times - 05/23/2003
"...It's one of the most emotional and compelling the filmmaker has ever made. Confident, uncompromising and blisteringly realistic, SWEET SIXTEEN is a gritty and immediate film yet it goes right to the emotions..."
Total Film - 08/01/2003
"...It features an astonishing turn from untrained Scottish teen Martin Compston..."
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- Theatrical Release: MAY 16, 2003 (NY/LA)