To the Stars Reviews

February 5, 2019
To the Stars is a movie that is effectively classic in its presentation, but when it comes to story it lacks a vital freshness.
January 27, 2019
Starts like a slightly cartoonish teenage version of lesbian date-night favorite "Desert Hearts," then gradually plods toward an excess of retro-potboiler melodrama.
January 26, 2019
By turns pulpy and restrained, with a strong emotional undertow.
February 8, 2019
An exceedingly lovely, quietly moving drama about characters who feel like they don't belong.
February 4, 2019
If not for a few tonal shifts toward the end that halt the progress of these characters, To the Stars could already be one of the best films of the year. For now, it's certainly one of my favorites.
February 2, 2019
To the Stars is quaint in its aims, but this compact focus brings an enveloping level of intimacy.
January 29, 2019
While "To the Stars" can make you feel that you know everyone in Wakita intimately, it beautifully makes the point that there are always some things about them that you can't.
January 29, 2019
To The Stars is a beautifully crafted coming-of-age story set in 1960s rural Oklahoma...
January 27, 2019
Tenderly rendered but with a powerful impact, director Martha Stephens' coming-of-age drama "To the Stars" is a luminous tale of teen girls discovering themselves on the harsh prairies of Oklahoma.
January 27, 2019
Most of the film's success comes from Stephens' deftness at painting local color and drawing specific, believable characters out of every member of her cast, not just the leads.