Chemical Hearts Reviews

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March 19, 2021
"Part of what makes the teens years so fertile for storytelling is that they're a natural site of evolution. Teenagers are literally changing while the narratives around them metaphorically follow suit."
February 22, 2021
This is a tale that knows how to hit you right in the feels.
February 5, 2021
Romance tinged with tragedy is a staple of young adult movies in recent years, and Chemical Hearts fits in with the best of them. It never tries to be much more than what it needs to be, delivering a story that touches the heart in multiple ways.
September 22, 2020
Chemical Hearts is a journey of self-discovery that captures the thrills, disappointments and confusion of being a teenager.
September 17, 2020
It's by turns, confusing, exhilarating, depressing, and deflating. But then again, so is high school.
September 12, 2020
Chemical Hearts may not distinguish itself among the glut of movies about sensitive high-schoolers enjoying romance and emotional challenges, but its leads have charm and chemistry.
September 8, 2020
The film still follows the same formula of many young adult adaptations, albeit with its own handful of variables to try and change things up to varying success.
September 5, 2020
I still feel a strong connection to the teenage girl who felt too much, who sometimes wasn't very attached to the idea of being alive, who experienced the hardships of first love, and this movie was made for that girl.
September 1, 2020
At it's best, it's a film that allows women to be complicated, broken, and unlikable.
August 29, 2020
Chemical Hearts beautifully captures the highs and lows of teenage life thanks to its nuanced and intimate screenplay and its wonderfully human lead performances.
August 28, 2020
Grief, trauma, sex, and heartbreak in book-based teen drama.
August 28, 2020
Unlike so many of its predecessors, it does justice to the theme of Teenaged Limbo without reinventing the wheel.
August 28, 2020
What I really liked best about "Chemical Hearts" is how it subtly allows the story to breathe.
August 28, 2020
With solid acting from its two leads and sharp direction from Richard Tanne, Chemical Hearts is a well-told tale about first love that takes the high road in its storytelling; making it more dramatically satisfying and substantial than expected.
August 27, 2020
Chemical Hearts is very watchable for the most part, mainly thanks to Reinhart, and for all the manufactured melodrama, the ending is surprisingly grown up.
August 27, 2020
Mature teens should be able to handle Chemical Hearts and will hopefully gain some insight into trauma, romance and how human connection can help us through something as turbulent as growing up.
August 27, 2020
Chemical Hearts is a perfect end-of-summer movie with blockbuster potential.
August 27, 2020
Normally, I would be embarrassed about something like this. But in the year 2020, literally anything goes, so I'm hereby recommending that you also let yourself cry to Chemical Hearts.
August 26, 2020
Lilli Reinhart is a talented young actress and she brings the heart to "Chemical Hearts."
August 26, 2020
An impassioned and imperfect portrait of teenage grief and heartbreak, Chemical Hearts takes its audience seriously. For every teenager who has ever felt alone, this feels like a tailor-made care package.
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