Little Fish (2021)

101 mins
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Olivia Cooke (Sound of Metal) and Jack O'Connell (Unbroken) play a couple fighting to keep hold of their relationship despite living in... More

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Little Fish (2021) | Ratings & Reviews

"A loving ode that stands on its own as a creative, inventive romance for a broken time."


"An earnest, if at times precious, meditation on memory..."

Slant MagazineSlant Magazine

"The answers are not all there, but the questions keep the film intriguing."

The New York TimesThe New York Times

"The film eclipses its conceit, delicately examining both the unique pain that is the loss of intimacy and what makes us fall in love with someone again and again."

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times

"Touchingly romantic and emotionally credible."

San Francisco ChronicleSan Francisco Chronicle

"A sad, gorgeous film about love amid a pandemic..."

Hollywood ReporterHollywood Reporter

"A bittersweet small-scale saga whose occasional sluggishness is offset by its sensitivity..."


"An inventive exploration of the hardships and pain of losing a loved one..."

Little White LiesLittle White Lies

"Hartigan never strikes a hysterical tone, resulting in realistic horror within the recognisable confines of daily life."

"The result is better than smart, it’s stirring."

Wall Street JournalWall Street Journal

"A lovely film."


"Despite the dystopia lurking around the fringes of Emma and Jude’s life together... this looks no different than any of the other movies about good-looking people saying goodbye."

A.V. ClubA.V. Club

"(Cooke) and O'Connell both bring the cool project a necessary warmth that sells their relationship, which is the real star here, enough to carry the movie."

Entertainment WeeklyEntertainment Weekly

"Once you get past its note of emo-mawkishness, there’s something disquieting and poignant (and rather prescient) about this doomed love story of the future..."

The GuardianThe Guardian

Little Fish (2021) | Details

Romance, Science Fiction
Country of origin
USA, Canada

Little Fish (2021) | Trailers