It's fresh, sweet, and has an exceptional cast that carries the film despite some pacing flaws
15 August 2012
Excerpt: Long-distance relationships are hard. Long-term relationships are hard. Young relationships are hard. Put them all together, and you get something that has very little chance of having a good, happily ever after outcome. It certainly starts out like a fairytale. There's a girl (Felicity Jones), who cannot stop staring at the boy (Anton Yelchin) in her class.
Excerpt: Forced to entertain a French exchange student for the weekend I racked my brains trying to think of anything I could do that wouldn't involve much talking. Then it hit me. The cinema. The perfect place to hide in the dark with the perfect excuse to avoid conversation. There aren't many films out at the moment which are light hearted a jovial and then best thing I could find with a plot line that wasn't too complex for my exchange and I was 'Like Crazy'.