7.2/10
1,525
45 user 49 critic

Five Feet Apart (2019)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance | 15 March 2019 (USA)
Trailer
2:24 | Trailer

Get Showtimes & Tickets

In 33 theaters near Ashburn VA US [change]

A pair of teenagers with life-threatening illnesses meet in a hospital and fall in love.

Director:

Justin Baldoni
Reviews
Popularity
14 ( 44)

'Five Feet Apart' Stars Really Need to Watch More Movies

Five Feet Apart stars Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse may play the leads in the romantic drama, but their knowledge of other romantic movie quotes is a little lacking ...

Watch now

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Greta (2018)
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A young woman befriends a lonely widow who's harboring a dark and deadly agenda toward her.

Director: Neil Jordan
Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Chloë Grace Moretz, Maika Monroe
Captive State (2019)
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Set in a Chicago neighborhood nearly a decade after an occupation by an extra-terrestrial force, Captive State explores the lives on both sides of the conflict - the collaborators and dissidents.

Director: Rupert Wyatt
Stars: John Goodman, Ashton Sanders, Jonathan Majors
Biography | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A former wrestler and his family make a living performing at small venues around the country while his kids dream of joining World Wrestling Entertainment.

Director: Stephen Merchant
Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Lena Headey, Vince Vaughn
The Kid II (2019)
Biography | Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The story of a young boy who witnesses Billy the Kid's encounter with Sheriff Pat Garrett.

Director: Vincent D'Onofrio
Stars: Chris Pratt, Vincent D'Onofrio, Leila George
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A joyous family reunion becomes a hilarious nightmare as Madea and the crew travel to backwoods Georgia, where they find themselves unexpectedly planning a funeral that might unveil unsavory family secrets.

Director: Tyler Perry
Stars: Tyler Perry, Cassi Davis, Patrice Lovely
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races.

Directors: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck
Stars: Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn
Us (2019)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A family's serenity turns to chaos when a group of doppelgängers begins to terrorize them.

Director: Jordan Peele
Stars: Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss
Apollo 11 (2019)
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilots Buzz Aldrin & Michael Collins.

Director: Todd Douglas Miller
Stars: Buzz Aldrin, Joan Ann Archer, Janet Armstrong
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

When the seemingly reformed ex-con Zequi is about to marry the love of his life, the lovably nerdy Lucy, wedding day jitters turn into a full blown fiasco and Lucy calls the wedding off. ... See full summary »

Director: Nacho G. Velilla
Stars: Martha Higareda, Omar Chaparro, Itatí Cantoral
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Tree Gelbman discovers that dying over and over was surprisingly easier than the dangers that lie ahead.

Director: Christopher Landon
Stars: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Phi Vu
Run the Race (2018)
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Against the backdrop of high school football and track, two brothers in a small Southern town face escalating problems with two different world views, straining - but ultimately strengthening - the bonds of brotherhood.

Director: Chris Dowling
Stars: Mykelti Williamson, Frances Fisher, Kristoffer Polaha
The Mustang (2019)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The story of Roman Coleman, a violent convict, who is given the chance to participate in a rehabilitation therapy program involving the training of wild mustangs.

Director: Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre
Stars: Matthias Schoenaerts, Jason Mitchell, Bruce Dern
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Haley Lu Richardson ... Stella
Cole Sprouse ... Will
Moises Arias ... Poe
Kimberly Hebert Gregory ... Nurse Barb
Parminder Nagra ... Dr. Noor Hamid
Claire Forlani ... Meredith
Emily Baldoni ... Julie
Gary Weeks ... Tom
Cynthia Evans ... Erin
Brett Austin Johnson ... Jason
Ariana Guerra ... Hope Gomez
Sophia Bernard ... Abby
Evangeline Hill Evangeline Hill ... Young Stella
Ivy Dubreuil ... Young Abby
Kristopher Perez Kristopher Perez ... Young Poe
Edit

Storyline

A pair of teenagers with life-threatening illnesses meet in a hospital and fall in love.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

When Life Keeps You Apart, Fight For Every Inch.

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, language and suggestive material | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A dos metros de ti See more »

Filming Locations:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,190,286, 17 March 2019, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$16,719,515, 20 March 2019
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film partnered with Claire's Place Foundation; A charity to emotionally and financially support families struggling with Cystic Fibrosis. Both actors and director worked closely to assure accuracy with the depiction of cystic fibrosis in the film. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: Five Feet Apart (2019) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more »

User Reviews

 
Richardson and Sprouse Make This Work!
17 March 2019 | by bluesteeleSee all my reviews

I feel compelled to write this review for all of those guys who get dragged along to see some cheezy romance flick by the wife or girlfriend and can barely make it through without trying to duck into the adjacent theater for something action oriented.

That's how I ended up watching this, but honest-to-God . . . I have to give credit where credit is due. I'm usually so cynical about movies that seem so clearly intent on going straight for the heartstrings and forcing every girl in the audience to go for the emergency kleenex stash in the purse. I hate that feeling of being manipulated. "Five Feet Apart" actually works very well on all of the important levels. Cystic fibrosis is not a common disease, and I certainly wasn't familiar with it. But the script and the actors handle the condition with surprising sensitivity. Rather than making it the focus of an emotional trainwreck, no one seems to be working overtime to make you feel sorry for them. Rather, we get to see what seems to be a surprisingly appealing group of teenagers who've accepted the condition in various ways long before the opening scenes of the movie, and they are going to move forward with life without asking for our sympathy.

There is a serious level of chemistry between Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse that has to be one of the most believable pairings I recall in this genre. The growing sparks between them effectively places this truly debilitating genetic condition in just the right context. They don't want your sympathy--they just want a slim chance at happiness. Yes, the teenage girls in the audience were crying rivers at the end . . . but for once . . . I could completely understand it.


6 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 45 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed