• Sweetie
    2 minutes 59 seconds
    Added: May 9, 2008

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Sweetie Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Jane Camion's stunning feature debut is a bold and audacious dark comedy about sexual politics and dysfunctional family relations.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: A-

December 27, 2011
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

...a highly visual domestic horror film, a sui generis experience

Full Review Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette | Original Score: 89/100

May 15, 2011
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

[Jane Campion's] first full-fledged, no-doubt-about-it, stone-cold masterpiece.

Full Review Source: Antagony & Ecstasy | Original Score: 9/10

August 11, 2009
Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

a helter skelter ride through the offbeat life of a suburban Australian family whose youngest daughter is 'abnormal'

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

December 19, 2008
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The director manages to sustain the film's quirky emotional tone, much more important than sustaining a plot.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid

October 19, 2006
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 4/5

August 22, 2003

TV Guide's Movie Guide

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 4/5

July 30, 2003
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

A strong early effort from Jane Campion.

| Original Score: 3/5

December 30, 2002
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

August 29, 2002
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

April 14, 2002
Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

A sometimes gripping, sometimes funny, and sometimes maddening portrait of a family that cannot deal with their internal problems.

Full Review Source: Goatdog's Movies | Original Score: 3/5

February 28, 2002
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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It's hard to sum up Sweetie, which happens to be one of the movie's strengths.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 1, 2000
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 2/5

March 27, 2003

Variety
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March 26, 2009
David Ansen
Newsweek
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September 8, 2008
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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June 24, 2006
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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May 20, 2003
Sue Gillett
Senses of Cinema
June 6, 2001
Hal Hinson
Washington Post
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January 1, 2000

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000
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