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Shy, straight-A student Ellie is hired by sweet but inarticulate jock Paul, who needs help wooing the most popular girl in school. But their new and unlikely friendship gets tricky when Ellie discovers she has feelings for the same girl.

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2020-05-01

Runtime 104 minutes


TMDB 7.2


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cristina.16 shared a tip "it is very interesting to see how some discoveries themselves even more when it comes to the LGBTQIA+ community"

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tvandmoviefanatic shared a tip "Loved this movie! 4 out of 5 Stars for me! ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️"

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deena_chadwick shared a tip "A sweet story that you'll fall in love with."

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megbomb shared a tip "Super sweet."

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bunny_b_7313 shared a tip "alexstrange love is very similar and i loved straight up , both are LGBTQ+ with very modern realistic scenariod"

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swanqueen shared a tip "This was so cute, like the type of lgbta+ friendly film I’ve been craving"

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cwmw shared a tip "really beautiful and bittersweet"

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chelsea_tapia_9999 shared a tip "It’s not terrible but it’s not what I thought it was."

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lindsi_sherrard shared a tip "So cute! I absolutely loved it!"

lorrie_mcfadden shared a tip "Sweet romance for a mellow night in"

christina_paz shared a tip "It’s a good romantic Film"

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rebelbooks101 shared a tip "Beautiful film. Absolutely loved it and would recommend it!"

nisa_oksuz shared a tip "same i loved it."

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gyrovagi shared a tip "Such a sweet sweet movie."

quinn_avrick shared a tip "An absolutey beautiful coming of age & coming out film. Friendship and finding yourself. 🖤"

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deleted_user_1622064376326 shared a tip "This was a sweet movie and I definitely love it."

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filosophy shared a tip "Interesting and eye-catching"

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robert_wasson shared a tip "Asian American/LGBTQ coming of age. love, heartbreak, & taco sausages. Alice Wu has written and directed another fantastic film"

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nascent_ancient shared a tip "Coming of age when queerness May or May it be requited. Important lessons."

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gamergirl70 shared a tip "Needs a second movie 🥺"

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blue_9989 shared a tip "Absolutely loved this"

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terri_meacham shared a tip "Heartwarming"

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shonna_hill shared a tip "Sweet and original"

kensington_ shared a tip "Honestly I don’t know, I just really liked the movie as a whole !! <3"

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little_babybacon shared a tip "I thought it was amazing! But thats just my opion and i watch alot of drama"

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20-trinity-_08 shared a tip "Loved it then end was amazing didnt expect it at all"

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liset_solis shared a tip "Awsome"

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jayden_june shared a tip "Sad but good"

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shelby_jones_9333 shared a tip "I loved it!"

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monica_gutierrez shared a tip "Love it."

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queen_riri shared a tip "Its a great movie. Its very different than other teen movies that I have seen."

taryn_mccabe shared a tip "It was perfect."

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meghan_hakey shared a tip "Loved this so much!"

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abagel.08 shared a tip "I really enjoyed it. Cute LGBTQ story and a total recommend"

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regina_rodriguez_5909 shared a tip "honestly the train chasing scene, i’m a sucker for cute friendships"

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paxton_cooke shared a tip "This movie moved me in so many ways. Beautiful"

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LESBIANBARBIE shared a tip "god I love sapphics"

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abagail_thompson shared a tip "The ending was so good."

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ashlynn_roten shared a tip "I think everyone should watch this, that is all."

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tammy_stewart_4447 shared a tip "So very good!"

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maliyah_379 shared a tip "romantic lgbtq+"

gigi_jabbour shared a tip "Very sweet movie."

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jason_zinschlag shared a tip "Another correspondence teen romance along the lines of Cyrano de Bergerac, with a twist. Cool nod to Snoqualmie, Washington."

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f.a.g shared a tip "A good friendship, bad romance"

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oddrey_blackwater shared a tip "I'm waiting for the other half of it"

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khalia_reid shared a tip "If you watch the trailer then you can see how good this movie is and i love how it contributes to the LGBQ+"

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gibby_trash shared a tip "It was a really good movie and I loved the ending"

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tristen_wheeler shared a tip "It is a sweet lgbtq+ coming of age story! It is good if you are looking for something witty and sentimental."

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sunshine_5064 shared a tip "I love this movie because I show a how she helped and then got feelings perfect drama romance"

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cynthia_esparza shared a tip "Probably Spirited away, from studio Ghibli."

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alexia_rindisbacher shared a tip "Funny"

ira_dubey shared a tip "I really liked it personally :)!! Hope you do too!"

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avreigh_lizana shared a tip "This is one of my favorites"

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kayleigh_thompson_9653 shared a tip "It’s very good."

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emery_corona shared a tip "Amazing!"

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kathryn_elm shared a tip "Cute movie."

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amazinga.a shared a tip "I watched this movie a really long time ago so I don't remember the name but their boy is my favourite"

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sneham_nadar shared a tip "It's a feel good movie"

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emi_chen shared a tip "When Ellie stood up and confessed that she was the one who wrote the letters to Aster."

najma_abdulrahman shared a tip "Its the perfect movie for some girls to watch at a sleepover. Which is what i did with my friends #teen #romance"

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riley_grutter shared a tip "Two words. Love. It."

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ariana_suarez shared a tip "yes"

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kravvy shared a tip "I have literally never cried at a movie until this one."

rica_macugay shared a tip "Explores the different types of soulmates. This is a gem!"

magy_985 shared a tip "For anybody that needs to rediscover what love means! In relationships, friendships and family ties."

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candice_pryce shared a tip "Such a great movie, nuanced and interesting."

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yanitsa_macias shared a tip "Best romantic/queer film I’ve ever watched <3"

abigail_3574 shared a tip "It feels like a book. It feels like a comfort movie."

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deleted_user_1612740424542 shared a tip "Poetically written. Very beautiful story, and well done. Actors were casted perfectly."

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ana_cuprill shared a tip "Great story with diverse and interesting characters."

erin_quinn_383 shared a tip "This is a beautiful platonic love story. Who knew we were missing boy-girl friendship stories!"

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cellochelsea shared a tip "This movie is so cute!!"

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gab_c shared a tip "Cute and sweet!"

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bennyboi_yea shared a tip "Best movie I ever watched. It was kinda sad though"

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ZUFO shared a tip "Loved this sm"

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deleted_user_1610046776255 shared a tip "I usually don’t like romance movie but this is REALLY good! I highly recommend this one"

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gabby_brooks shared a tip "OMG i loved this movie! WOULD RECOMMEND"

angelica_romero_4503 shared a tip "I loved the story and i keep me watching the whole time also had funny and cute moments highly recommend 😊"

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cassandra_robillard shared a tip "I really liked that movie"

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deleted_user_1605203337313 shared a tip "Great movie!!! Worth the watch"

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queervoid shared a tip "The kind of wholesome love story that the queer community deserves!"

gracie_jae shared a tip "It was cute"

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jon_como shared a tip "Thos was a cute coming of age teen movie."

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lindsay_hull shared a tip "It was clever in plot snd heartwarming in charcters and the friendships that become warm my heart"

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its_reggie shared a tip "Im single"

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vani_kot shared a tip "🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈"

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maxwell_stearn shared a tip "Its relatable :))"

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danielle_katy shared a tip "Oh my god loved and such a twist"

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kaedyn_hill shared a tip "My favorite movie, beautiful story"

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alexis_jones_6219 shared a tip "watch it dont ask why just do it :)"

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xxxvicxxx shared a tip "Such an incredible movie, 10/10 would recommend"

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noor_elsharif shared a tip "Really cute."

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charlotte_beal shared a tip "Complex and watchable with strong characters."

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kadence_stevens_8279 shared a tip "the end took such the turn you expected from the beginning but never thought itd actually happen"

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alicia_rondeau shared a tip "#wow"

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nana_abena_achiaa shared a tip "Also"

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zainab_noor shared a tip "Really good but confused at the end"

jem_williams shared a tip "It’s a teen rom-com, but doesnt give off the overcliched vibe."

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cate_wells shared a tip "The plot"

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clara_yang shared a tip "It was different but i loved it"

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felice_loren shared a tip "It wasn’t very predictable, It can short and sweet. One of my favorite lgbt movies!"

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arthur_fernandes shared a tip "Best show ever!!! #drama #romance #love_story"

joanna_turner shared a tip "Amazing movie!"

alex_vance_2765 shared a tip "funny, romantic, lgbt, wholesome realistic high school experiences, i loved it"

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aakilah_wilson shared a tip "I like high school movies"

aubrey_gealy shared a tip "Great movie."

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janice_seiberling shared a tip "Such a good movie, cast made me happy with different young people."

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leitoria shared a tip "Mine would have to be the good detective 🕵️‍♀️"

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cadence_wilson shared a tip "I loved it"

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cambria_noel shared a tip "sweet movie that will get in you in your feelings and make you say "aww" out loud"

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janis_middleton shared a tip "Hidden 💎"

bernadette_weissens shared a tip "Very thoughtful and sweet!"

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