Now Is Good Reviews

May 6, 2014
Stunning tearjerker about teen cancer has mature themes.
October 30, 2012
There's nothing like a terminal illness for firing up a sappy romantic drama.
September 30, 2012
Fanning gives a truly impressive and memorable performance in this ... which will give Parker another dark horse in the running.
September 21, 2012
Is Now Is Good a great film? Almost certainly not. But its effectiveness is frightening. Bring whole sheaves of tissues.
September 21, 2012
Take a box of hankies.
September 21, 2012
Teenage girls will be gushing like fire hydrants.
September 20, 2012
Is this for you? Well, if you want to bawl your eyes out in a cinema, even though part of your brain feels it's being forced to do so, then yes.
September 20, 2012
Even the stiffest upper lips may start to wobble.
September 19, 2012
It's subtly acted by both Fanning and Irvine, who seem to realize that the only way to work with material this potentially melodramatic is to underplay.
September 19, 2012
If you're in the mood to wallow in a good weepy, this could be the film for you.
September 19, 2012
Watchable, emotionally engaging British weepie with strong performances from a talented cast, though the script cops out on several occasions and often loses sight of its central premise.
September 19, 2012
Boasting a brilliantly prickly performance from Dakota Fanning, Now Is Good sees the terminal illness movie come of age.
Top Critic
September 18, 2012
[Spikes] the Nicholas Sparks-style teen Love Story plot with refreshing flashes of sex, drugs and Ellie Goulding songs.
September 16, 2012
[An] uneven but ultimately effective weepie with terrific turns from Considine and Williams, who outshine the younger cast.
September 10, 2012
You'll be in bits, but your critical faculties might weep too.