Ultimately, the film tries and fails to add any nuance to the young adult rom-com conversation.
Like Simon, the film often slips on its own mistakes, but its effect runs clean and burns with an ebullient spirit.
“Forever My Girl” feels like a Hallmark Channel movie that mistakenly got a wide release.
Zac Efron’s charm struggles to redeem weak supporting roles
“Austenland” lacks the character depth and romance the real author was known for.