The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Reviews

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July 24, 2019
Many will discredit the movie, but there is something oddly charming about it. It's twee and idealistic, believing there's good in everything and everyone, and today we all need a bit of daydreaming.
July 7, 2019
London author Juliet Ashton is charmed from her cosy digs, her dashing American fiancé and her solicitous publisher by a chance correspondence with a Channel Islands farmer.
March 1, 2019
This is definitely 'comfort food' for fans of period dramas like me, but fortunately a nutritious one. As a writer, one of the biggest appeal for me is how the movie is practically a wonderful love letter to the written word.
February 26, 2019
It's beautifully filmed by Mike Newell and will make you want to go to the Channel Islands. Plus the best kiss of 2018
January 22, 2019
A delicious mouthful - if you enjoyed 'Their Finest', you will lap this up.
January 9, 2019
Enchanting performances and a captivating screenplay make The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society one of Netflix's strongest original films.
November 28, 2018
There's a cosiness to the word count guzzling "Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society", in a lie-back-and-think-of-postwar-England kind of way. It doesn't entirely lack grit, but it is very successful in its emotional manipulations.
October 26, 2018
An adaptation with grace, ease and, everything is said, in the most obvious way imaginable. [Full Review in Spanish]
October 22, 2018
The film contains traces of those charming Ealing comedies and their sparkling dialogue. [Full review in Spanish]
September 13, 2018
It's lovely, it's sweet, it's romantic. There's some mystery involved and a little bit of intrigue.
September 11, 2018
I would highly recommend The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society whilst curled up with a blanket and a cup of tea on a dull afternoon. It won't shock or challenge you, but it will give you a sense of easygoing warmth.
September 8, 2018
Newell has done a fine job of adapting an epistolary book into something more streamlined and easily digestible, even if that means leaning more into slightly conventional territory.
September 6, 2018
The fine cast let us visualize the events of the book as experiences of real persons.
August 22, 2018
[The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society] is full of beautiful moments. [Full review in Spanish]
August 21, 2018
You will be enthralled and amazed by the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society.
August 20, 2018
By turns sweet, sad, and romantic, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is a much more appealing dish than the concoction that gives the film its name.
August 18, 2018
History, mystery and romance come together like a fine dance in this superb period drama.
August 16, 2018
An adaptation of the bestselling novel about how books connect and inspire us.
August 15, 2018
Book-based post-WWII romance has some war violence.
August 14, 2018
A fun ride made even more enjoyable by James' sparkling performance.
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