Dr. Bird's Advice for Sad Poets Reviews

January 26, 2021
YA dramedy about anxiety has language, innuendo, drinking.
January 12, 2021
None of this would land, however, if it weren't for Zumann's earnest, heartfelt performance. He perfectly balances James' anxiety with his underlying sweetness as well as his awkward idiosyncrasy.
January 12, 2021
Nobody is asking for originality, but if we believe the central relationship than nothing else matters, and Russell and Zumann are a delight to watch explore their feelings for each other.
January 12, 2021
The movie gets so drunk on its stylistic affectations (and unfunny attempts at cerebral comedy) that by the time it sobers up to take James's mental health seriously, it's too little, too late.