The Friend Reviews

November 19, 2019
The Friend is a misfire all the way around.
September 9, 2019
A movie that maddeningly realigns itself every five minutes.
September 9, 2019
And over two time-scrambled hours, Cowperthwaite and screenwriter Brad Ingelsby pull every string and mash every button to get your tear ducts flowing, without ever once bringing these people clearly into focus.
September 7, 2019
Try reading the article instead.
September 7, 2019
"The Friend" is not an inspirational essay, and how dare they turn it into that kind of movie?
September 7, 2019
Overlaying the drama with the false cheer of lively music and bouts of humor, the story feels out of touch with the very emotions it desperately tries to evoke.