- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 35 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: October 24, 2006
- Originally Released: 2006
- Label: Sony Pictures
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.78
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
- Closed Captioned - English - Optional
- Dolby Digital Surround Sound 5.1 - English
- Subtitles - English - Optional
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Total Film - 06/01/2006
4 stars out of 5 -- "[W]ith touching talking heads from the real-life prisoners. They come across as ordinary lads who've had an extraordinary experience..."
New York Times - 06/30/2006
"[A] wrenching and dismaying account of cruelty and bureaucratic indifference, a graphic tour of a place many citizens of Western democracies would prefer not to think about."
Entertainment Weekly - 07/14/2006
"Codirector Michael Winterbottom whips up a lot of handheld sound and fury as he weaves in interviews with the three actual former prisoners..."
Movieline's Hollywood Life - 07/01/2006
"The film achieves an extraordinary sense of authenticity and immediacy..."
Box Office - 08/01/2006
4 stars out of 5 -- "The immensely talented and versatile Winterbottom has taken a page from his 2003 film IN THIS WORLD, mixing political concerns, documentary-style filmmaking and an enveloping sense of place..."
Theatrical Release |
- Theatrical Release: June 23, 2006 (LIMITED)