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Five Feet Apart Reviews

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November 21, 2019
Ask any high school teacher - or, for that matter, any high schooler - and they'll tell you the surest way to get two teenagers to fall in love is to tell them they can't see each other.
May 1, 2019
If you're expecting anything remotely deep or intelligent, you best stay clear as this sick-lit, doomed romancer delights in the bittersweet to the point of overindulgence
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
April 30, 2019
The latest terminal teenager love story, keeps it's distance from originality.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
March 15, 2019
...Richardson is a star-on-the-rise but Five Feet Apart feels a bit disingenuous and a missed opportunity.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
March 20, 2019
[Five Feet Apart] is so formulaic, so boilerplate, that it almost feels algorithmically-generated - a product of maudlin mathematics.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
March 14, 2019
Five Feet Apart is an exhausting experience, one that relies on the shameless manipulation of the audience more often than not.
March 14, 2019
Let's not waste time: This movie is a disaster ... It has nothing at all to say about anything. It is an exercise in unadulterated misery.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/10
March 24, 2019
Five Feet Apart is a film for the tumblr generation. It's just a shame it's seven or eight years late.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
March 15, 2019
Five Feet Apart is a heavy-handed and forced romantic drama that may lure in young teens, but is sure to lull adults to sleep.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
March 21, 2019
The performances almost make the journey bearable.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
March 29, 2019
Five Feet Apart feels like a movie that's somewhat out of place, searching for an audience that won't quite be found.
March 20, 2019
Five Feet Apart is basically the bloodless horror flick nobody asked for.
March 15, 2019
We've seen worse movies of its kind but ultimately "Five Feet Apart" will make you wonder: haven't we seen enough?
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 15, 2019
A melodrama without any bite to it, Five Feet Apart is clichéd and exploitative.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
March 21, 2019
A flawed and deeply contrived story about an impossible love which adds almost nothing to the current trend for Sick-Lit adaptations.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
March 18, 2019
Unfortunately, Haley Lu Richardson's charm and Cole Sprouse's presence aren't enough to distract from the accumulation of cliches. [Full Review in Spanish]
March 18, 2019
There are many baffling things about the new teen weepie Five Feet Apart, but the most mind-boggling is how little it resembles itself in its unintentionally hilarious third act, when it completely comes apart at the seams.
Full Review | Original Score: D
April 8, 2019
A nauseatingly shallow look at a life-shortening genetic disorder and never rises above being a banal teen drama.v
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
March 16, 2019
Strong performances from Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse can't redeem a plot that encourages sacrifice as love-an idea so many teen-focused romances can't seem to advance past.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
March 14, 2019
In the film, hardly any fact about cystic fibrosis is raised without being doubly, even triply, underlined for viewers.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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