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16 Years of Alcohol Reviews

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Ruthe Stein
San Francisco Chronicle
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Eventually the movie drowns in words.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 2/4

April 29, 2005
Eleanor Ringel Gillespie
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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It's a carefully made movie, evocatively filmed and intelligently thought out by the director and his cast.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Original Score: B

April 21, 2005
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

The frequent narration is a nonstop string of clichés, platitudes, and truisms that should have been flung out the cutting-room window.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: 2/4

March 24, 2005
Derek Elley
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The freely associative, poetic tone signals this isn't going to be just another grungy British pic about young malcontents and petty crime.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 18, 2005
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

The voice-over is a touch pretentious and a few scenes play like acting exercises, but the film is filled with a real sense of hopeless poignancy.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2.5/5

March 18, 2005
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Despite reams of maudlin narration, McKidd's powerful performance as a conflicted man makes this beautifully shot low-budget feature worth checking out.

| Original Score: 2/4

March 18, 2005
Jack Mathews
New York Daily News
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The film has a poetic pulse, its ups and downs accompanied by some smartly chosen pop songs, a seductive original score and McKidd's husky voice-over narration.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 3/4

March 18, 2005
Ned Martel
New York Times
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This Scottish memoir of inebriation and sobriety leans heavily on the hurt of booze and rarely on the high.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 1/5

March 17, 2005
Dennis Lim
Village Voice
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A film that teeters between the rapturous and the ridiculous.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

March 15, 2005
Alan Morrison
Empire Magazine

Even in its most violent moments, 16 Years Of Alcohol is suffused with visual poetry.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

July 30, 2004
Tom Dawson

An intense and imaginatively mounted first feature.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

July 3, 2004
Martin Scribbs
Mixed Reviews

'Hello, my name is Frankie. And I am a violent man.'

Full Review Source: Mixed Reviews

May 1, 2004

Actually, it's Trainspotting without the predilection for 'junk' and dead babies who crawl on the ceiling.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3.5/5

March 4, 2004
Jason Anderson

Moving, lyrical and ultimately devastating.

Full Review Source: eye WEEKLY | Original Score: 4/5

January 6, 2004
Amber Wilkinson
Eye for Film

Richard Jobson's debut is full of abiding images that linger long after the final credits.

Full Review Source: Eye for Film | Original Score: 4/5

January 6, 2004

Time Out
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June 24, 2006
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
January 6, 2004
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