Now Is Good (2012)

“Now Is Good” is a 2012 British teen romantic drama film directed by Ol Parker, based on the novel “Before I Die” by Jenny Downham. The film follows the story of a terminally ill teenage girl named Tessa, played by Dakota Fanning, who has a list of things she wants to do before she dies.

Tessa is determined to live life to the fullest, despite her diagnosis of leukemia. She creates a list of things she wants to accomplish before she dies, which includes things like breaking the law, having sex, and falling in love. With the help of her best friend Zoey, played by Kaya Scodelario, Tessa starts ticking off items on her list. Along the way, she falls in love with her neighbor, Adam, played by Jeremy Irvine.

The film deals with heavy themes such as life, death, love, and loss, and portrays Tessa’s journey with sensitivity and emotional depth. “Now Is Good” received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising the performances of the cast, particularly Dakota Fanning, while others criticized the film for its sentimentality and lack of originality.

Overall, “Now Is Good” is a poignant and moving film that offers a powerful message about the importance of living life to the fullest, no matter how much time we have left.

Duration: 103 min.

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