Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
CAST: Olivia Cooke, Nick Offerman, Connie Britton DIRECTOR: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Winner of the 2015 Sundance Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award, ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL is the story of Greg Gaines (Thomas Mann), an awkward high school senior whose mom forces him to spend time with Rachel - a girl in his class (Olivia Cooke) with whom he hasn't spoken to since kindergarten - who was just diagnosed with cancer.
This rousing adaptation of Jesse Andrews' novel is destined not only to connect with young audiences in a big way, but to endure as a touchstone for its generation.Peter Debruge, Variety
The sharpness of the dialogue and the performances of Mann and Cooke not only make it all work, they make it all sublime.Kyle Smith, New York Post