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Five Feet Apart (2019)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance | 15 March 2019 (USA)
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A pair of teenagers with cystic fibrosis meet in a hospital and fall in love, though their disease means they must avoid close physical contact.

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

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Storyline

Seventeen-year-old Stella spends most of her time in the hospital as a cystic fibrosis patient. Her life is full of routines, boundaries and self-control all of which get put to the test when she meets Will, an impossibly charming teen who has the same illness. There's an instant flirtation, through restrictions dictate that they must maintain a safe distance between them. As their connection intensifies, so does the temptation to throw the rules out the window and embrace that attraction. Love has no boundaries

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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 »

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Trivia

The film partnered with Claire's Place Foundation, a charity providing emotional and financial support to families struggling with Cystic Fibrosis. The actors and director worked closely to accurately depict cystic fibrosis in the film. See more »

Goofs

When Stella, Will and Poe are wearing their POC's - Portable Oxygen Concentrators - there is no noise coming from them. POC's have a distinctive puff sound with each pulse of oxygen distributed and would be clearly audible. See more »

Quotes

Will: God, you are beautiful, and brave
Will: I wish I could touch you.
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Connections

References Diff'rent Strokes (1978) See more »

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Shallows
Written by Elena Tonra (as Elena Veronica Tonra) and Igor Haefeli (as Igor Alexandre Haefeli)
Performed by Daughter
Courtesy of Glassnote Entertainment Group, LLC
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Don't Give Up On Me . Best Acting Performance By Haley Lu Richardson a.k.a Stella & Cole Sprouse a.k.a Will
3 April 2019 | by ymyusedaSee all my reviews

Rating 10/10 I just saw the movie in theatres and cried !! I swear literally everyone in the theatres was crying. This is the saddest movie i have ever seen !! It's great movie talking about cystic fibrosis and people with a deadly disease and how they can live between hope and falling apart. This movie is fantastic and amazing from the beginning to end. For all of you, go see it you wont regret it. This is for first time i gave full mark 10 score only for this movie !! I hope this movie can winning an oscar awards !!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

15 March 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Five Feet Apart See more »

Filming Locations:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,190,286, 17 March 2019

Gross USA:

$45,729,221

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$91,522,094
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2.39 : 1
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