A Million Little Pieces Reviews

December 9, 2019
I'm glad a film like A Million Little Pieces exists because it's a reminder that life with an addiction doesn't have to be hopeless.
December 6, 2019
This is a journey, troubling and perhaps dangerous but well-worth taking.
December 6, 2019
As a stand-alone work of cinema fiction, "A Million Little Pieces" is an effective blunt instrument of a film - a rough-edged, unvarnished, painfully accurate portrayal of addiction and rehabilitation.
September 16, 2019
Sam Taylor-Johnson's powerful photographic style, often dreamlike, is condensed in her new film with sequences of great strength, and the last and metaphorical plane is a good sample. [Full Review in Spanish]
September 3, 2019
James [Frey's] journey through this stint in rehab stubbornly refuses to take the usual route... And it's this sense of realism, combined with the raw performances, that makes the film memorable.
September 1, 2019
It covers all the normal messy, shivery, violently angry ground but benefits from an unexpectedly warm heart, a decent central turn from Taylor-Johnson and a touchingly funny performance from Billy Bob Thornton.
August 31, 2019
Sam Taylor-Johnson hits us hard with the visuals, and there are moments when A Million Little Pieces edges dangerously close to theatrical music video.
August 30, 2019
Powered by the magnetic Aaron Taylor-Johnson, it's rough around the edges, but still intoxicating.
August 29, 2019
This is far from the syrupy, audience-coddling portrait that a higher-budget picture would almost certainly have inflicted on the material.
August 28, 2019
[A Million Little Pieces] is a furiously acted, artfully directed yet ultimately reductive rehab story.
August 28, 2019
What's most remarkable here are the performances: Billy Bob Thornton is tremendous as seasoned patient Leonard, while every brief moment of counsellor Juliette Lewis is worth waiting for.
September 13, 2018
If you're wondering if this is material we've seen many times before, well, you probably know the answer to that already.
September 11, 2018
It's well-acted and -directed, but it's also completely familiar - which is frustrating, because we know there's a better story just outside the frame.