Suck It Up Reviews

January 10, 2018
"Suck It Up" takes tragedy that seems insurmountable and builds something joyful out of it.
December 1, 2017
Jordan Canning's sophomore feature is modest, beautifully acted and full of surprising laughs
December 1, 2017
There's much to be mined from this vein of friendship and loss, but Canadian director Jordan Canning backs into the story, leaving us grasping for clues to things that should be obvious.
December 1, 2017
Examines grief in smoothly pleasing and respectfully comic ways.
November 30, 2017
Suck It Up is true to life in how it shows two different personalities struggling to engage with each other. It's well acted, but as so often happens with Canadian films, the landscape is the greater part of the story.
November 30, 2017
We've seen movies built around this kind of story a million times and while Jordan Canning's film Suck It Up never makes any attempts to transcend its genre trappings, it's at least sporadically amusing.
November 21, 2017
Suck It Up isn't without odd choices, but its heart always being in the right place overcomes.
November 8, 2017
Twee indie movie tropes abound. If this film actually does have anything new to say, it's hard to fathom from under this sea of mumblecore conventions.
October 26, 2017
Directed with a fluid, crisp sense of energy and musicality by Canning... Carter's performance Her performance brings real lived-in emotion to this charming friendship tale.
January 27, 2017
A buddy-comedy wrapped in a British Columbia road trip, Suck It Up figures out how to find the humor in emotionally distressing situations that might elude any less determined characters than the film's two protagonists.