New York Times - 10/28/2011
"The likable Anton Yelchin and Felicity Jones play Jacob and Anna....Tears, separation and texting ensue in this low-key slice of American indie-film realism."
Entertainment Weekly - 11/04/2011
"LIKE CRAZY tells the truth simply: Love is thrilling." -- Grade: A-
Los Angeles Times - 10/28/2011
"[F]eaturing fearless acting by Anton Yelchin and Felicity Jones, it brings both intimacy and delicacy to the push and pull of love, longing and regret."
Rolling Stone - 11/10/2011 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[A] crazily inventive and totally irresistible tale of first love that makes the familiar seem bittersweet and heart-stoppingly new."
Film Comment - 09/01/2011
"LIKE CRAZY is nothing if not a movie with its heart in the right place....[With] small, evocative moments."
USA Today - 10/28/2011
"No other recent film has so deftly captured the act of falling in love or so artfully interwoven the more practical efforts of maintaining that connection."
Washington Post - 11/04/2011 3 stars out of 4 -- "The exhilaration of first love and the pain of its denouement burst forth with aching tenderness in LIKE CRAZY..."
Sight and Sound - 02/01/2012
"[I]t's John Guleserian's cinematography that enables audiences to invest in Anna and Jacob's relationship."
Total Film - 04/01/2012 4 stars out of 5 -- "[F]rom the first flush of romance to the embittered arguments that follow, LIKE CRAZY's naturalism wins out."
Drake Doremus' romantic drama LIKE CRAZY stars Felicity Jones as Anna, a British girl who comes to America to attend college. In Los Angeles she falls madly in love with fellow student Jacob (Anton Yelchin), who returns her affection absolutely. However, when she overstays her visa, the government kicks her out of the United States, forcing the lovebirds to maintain a long-distance relationship and overcome a number of problems to keep their relationship alive.