Sweetie Poster

Release Date: January 24th, 1990

DVD Release Date: October 24th, 2006

R|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Dawn (Geneviève Lemon), who goes by Sweetie, is plump, lively and somewhat delusional, standing in sharp contrast to her wiry and gloomy sister, Kay (Karen Colston), a sullen factory worker. Kay is pulled out of her day-to-day existence by Dawn's return to their town, and the girls attempt to reconnect with their parents, Flo (Dorothy Barry) and Gordon (Jon Darling), who are undergoing serious marital problems. As the family spends time together, their many issues rise to the surface.

Cast: Geneviève Lemon, Karen Colston, Tom Lycos, Jon Darling, Dorothy Barry, Michael Lake, Andre Pataczek

Director: Jane Campion

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Marriage, Sister, Transformation, Mother, Father, 1980s, Emotional, Love