Movie Review: Five Feet Apart 🐼💊

Five Feet Apart is a raw and heart-wrenching film with inconsistencies.

Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse in FIVE FEET APART.

Haley Lu Richardson (left) and Cole Sprouse (right) respectively stars as Stella and Will in Five Feet Apart. CREDIT: Lionsgate

This post for Five Feet Apart is spoiler-free.

Five Feet Apart (2019, directed by Justin Baldoni) takes on a formulaic young adult romance story that centres on two cystic fibrosis patients—Stella (Haley Lu Richardson) and Will (Cole Sprouse)—who fall in love with each other, even though they have to remain six feet apart (note: it’s five feet part in the title because the film’s protagonist wanted to take one foot away as a symbolism of taking a bit of her life back from the disease) at all times.

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