Simon Spier keeps a huge secret from his family, his friends, and all of his classmates: he's gay. When that secret is threatened, Simon must face everyone and come to terms with his identity.... (Full plot summary below)
Simon Spier keeps a huge secret from his family, his friends, and all of his classmates: he's gay. When that secret is threatened, Simon must face everyone and come to terms with his identity.
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Cinema Sight - 10/10 by Wesley LovellWhile it may be a Gen-Z era coming out story, it easily resonates for older generations.
Us Weekly - 10/10 by Mara ReinsteinHow refreshing to see a teen boy on a big screen that's not a sleepy-eyed, monosyllabic jerk just hoping to get laid.
Den of Geek - 10/10 by Laurence LermanWith a modern soundtrack and a diverse cast, Love, Simon is the kind of movie many people wish they had growing up.
Movies4Kids - 10/10 by Jo BerrySimon's fears, feelings, relationships and traumas are all real and feel true, and are portrayed in an entertaining, infectious and charming way.
Tribune News Service - 10/10 by Katie Walsh"Love, Simon" exists on a spectrum between "Lady Bird" and "Mean Girls." It has the warm winsomeness of "Lady Bird" and the crackling humor of "Mean Girls," playing with the high school archetypes that film captured so well.
Rolling Stone - 9/10 by Peter TraversLove, Simon is a John Hughes movie for audiences who just got woke. And for all its attempts not to offend, it's a genuine groundbreaker.
The Associated Press - 9/10 by Sandy CohenLove, Simon is a universal story, even if you’re not a gay teenager. The challenge of figuring out who we are and standing comfortably in that identity might begin in high school, but often lasts a lifetime.
Boston Globe - 9/10 by Meredith GoldsteinIt’s not exactly like the novel, but it captures the best parts of it.
Chicago Sun-Times - 9/10 by Richard RoeperA wonderful, uplifting, endearing, thoroughly entertaining story.
AtHomeInHollywood.com - 9/10 by Lisa Johnson MandellIt's a sweet high school romantic comedy with a blue ribbon pedigree for the genre.