The Best Bittersweet Romance Movies Like 'All the Bright Places'

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Looking for the best movies like All the Bright Places? From Hollywood classics to new films, this list of movies similar to All the Bright Places feature bittersweet love stories that really pull at the heartstrings. Chemical Hearts and Five Feet Apart are great examples of movies that fans of All the Bright Places love because they both have fragile romances at their core. Get ready to experience heartwarming sadness like never before because you’re sure to fall in love with these amazing and thoughtful romantic films. But which of these recommendations is the best next-watch for fans of All the Bright Places?

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  • Every Day
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    Sixteen-year-old Rhiannon falls in love with A, a mysterious spirit who inhabits a different body every day. Feeling an unmatched connection, Rhiannon and A try to find each other on a daily basis, always unsure of what or who the next day will bring. Soon, the realities of loving someone who is a different person every 24 hours starts to take its toll, leaving Rhiannon and A to face the hardest decision either has ever had to make.
    • Actors: Angourie Rice, Justice Jesse Smith, Jeni Ross, Lucas Jade Zumann, Rory McDonald
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: Michael Sucsy
  • Chemical Hearts
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    A high school senior falls in love with a new transfer student who hides a heartbreaking secret.
    • Actors: Lili Reinhart, Austin Abrams, Sarah Jones, Kara Young, Coral Peña
    • Released: 2020
    • Directed by: Richard Tanne
  • Seventeen-year-old Stella spends most of her time in the hospital as a cystic fibrosis patient. Her life is full of routines, boundaries and self-control -- all of which get put to the test when she meets Will, an impossibly charming teen who has the same illness. There's an instant flirtation, though restrictions dictate that they must maintain a safe distance between them. As their connection intensifies, so does the temptation to throw the rules out the window and embrace that attraction.
    • Actors: Haley Lu Richardson, Cole Sprouse, Moises Arias, Kimberly Hebert Gregory, Parminder Nagra
    • Released: 2019
    • Directed by: Justin Baldoni
  • Maddy (Amandla Stenberg) is a smart, curious and imaginative 18-year-old who is unable to leave the protection of the hermetically-sealed environment within her house because of an illness. Olly (Nick Robinson) is the boy next door who won't let that stop them from being together. Gazing through windows and talking only through texts, Maddy and Olly form a deep bond that leads them to risk everything to be together, even if it means losing everything.
    • Actors: Amandla Stenberg, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose, Ana de la Reguera, Taylor Hickson
    • Released: 2017
    • Directed by: Stella Meghie

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