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Movie Review: “Everything, Everything” Needs Work But Is Still Enjoyable - Irish Film Critic
A teenager who’s lived a sheltered life because she’s allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door. “Everything, Everything,” based on the book by Nicola Yoon, is a teenage love story with a powerful twist. Amandla Stenberg is stunning as the main character Madeline Whittier but fails to completely grasp the innocence necessary for a girl stuck in the same four walls for her entire life. Nick Robinson co-stars as the heartthrob who forces Madeline to withdraw from her claustrophobic life. The problems with his character Olly, do not fall on his shoulders, but on the writers who left important defining elements out of the movie which were well represented in the novel. With most …