So Much So Fast

Critics Consensus

A poignant documentary about terminal illness that's as moving as it is honest.

96%

TOMATOMETER

Total Count: 23

85%

Audience Score

User Ratings: 12,115

Where to watch

Rate And Review

User image

Verified

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Rate this movie

    Oof, that was Rotten.

    Meh, it passed the time.

    It’s good – I’d recommend it.

    Awesome!

    So Fresh: Absolute Must See!

    What did you think of the movie? (optional)



  • You're almost there! Just confirm how you got your ticket.

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Step 2 of 2

    How did you buy your ticket?

    Let's get your review verified.

    • Fandango

    • AMCTheatres.com or AMC AppNew

    • Cinemark Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Regal Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Theater box office or somewhere else

    You're almost there! Just confirm how you got your ticket.

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Rate this movie

    Oof, that was Rotten.

    Meh, it passed the time.

    It’s good – I’d recommend it.

    Awesome!

    So Fresh: Absolute Must See!

    What did you think of the movie? (optional)

  • How did you buy your ticket?

    • Fandango

    • AMCTheatres.com or AMC AppNew

    • Cinemark Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Regal Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Theater box office or somewhere else

So Much So Fast Photos

Movie Info

Filmmakers Steve Ascher and Jeanne Jordan chronicle a man's struggle with ALS, Lou Gehrig's disease, and its effect on his family. Stephen Heywood fights to keep working as a home builder, but his physical condition deteriorates. His brother, Jamie, quits his job, starts a medical research foundation and devotes himself to finding a cure.

Cast & Crew

News & Interviews for So Much So Fast

Critic Reviews for So Much So Fast

All Critics (23) | Top Critics (8) | Fresh (22) | Rotten (1)

  • It is harrowing, heartbreaking, cheering, and unforgettable.

    October 27, 2006 | Rating: 4/4 | Full Review…

    Ty Burr

    Boston Globe
    Top Critic
  • So Much So Fast tries hard to imbue Stephen's story with a life-is-fleeting wonder. In fact, it tries too hard.

    October 13, 2006 | Rating: B-

    Noel Murray

    AV Club
    Top Critic
  • It retains an upbeat air of hope, and even humor, as two brave men battle fate.

    October 13, 2006 | Rating: 3/4
  • Affecting, slightly overextended film.

    October 12, 2006 | Rating: 3/4

    Jan Stuart

    Newsday
    Top Critic
  • This vigorous documentary offers a five-year record of 29-year-old Stephen Heywoods battle with A.L.S., or Lou Gehrigs disease.

    October 11, 2006 | Rating: 4/5
  • Condensing years of filming down to 87 minutes makes every cut register with a pang of mortality: The temporal ellipses swipe away precious weeks and months in a flicker.

    October 10, 2006

Audience Reviews for So Much So Fast

So Much So Fast Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Movie & TV guides