The Best of Me

The Best of Me

The Best of Me

James Marsden and Michelle Monaghan star as a pair of high school sweethearts, reunited after 20 years apart when they attend the funeral of a mutual friend. Adapted from the steamy bestselling novel by Nicholas Sparks, author of The Notebook .

2014Rating: M118 minsUSA
DramaRomance
83%
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Reviews & comments

shame

Soaked in pretentious drama without any shame. The ending is unbelivably annoying.

2.0
Variety

Variety

press

Also functions as a study of two terrific actors struggling to overcome the relentless mediocrity of their material.

Time Out

Time Out

press

Movies this silly, crass and manipulative really shouldn’t be allowed to exist in 2014. But we’re guiltily glad that they do.

3.0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

You can sneer, but I don't care - the heart wants what it will, and my heart wants Sparks. So there.

3.0
The Dissolve

The Dissolve

press

It’s a case study on how the quality of screen partners is only as good as the quality of the romantic obstacles separating them.

2.0
New York Daily News

New York Daily News

press

Sinks like a rock thrown into a sun-dappled lake shaded by magnolia trees sparkling under a sky of shooting stars.

1.0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Clichéd and overly broad.

2.0
Variety

Variety

press

Also functions as a study of two terrific actors struggling to overcome the relentless mediocrity of their material.

Time Out

Time Out

press

Movies this silly, crass and manipulative really shouldn’t be allowed to exist in 2014. But we’re guiltily glad that they do.

3.0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

You can sneer, but I don't care - the heart wants what it will, and my heart wants Sparks. So there.

3.0
The Dissolve

The Dissolve

press

It’s a case study on how the quality of screen partners is only as good as the quality of the romantic obstacles separating them.

2.0
New York Daily News

New York Daily News

press

Sinks like a rock thrown into a sun-dappled lake shaded by magnolia trees sparkling under a sky of shooting stars.

1.0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Clichéd and overly broad.

2.0

shame

Soaked in pretentious drama without any shame. The ending is unbelivably annoying.

2.0