Heart-wrenching and intense, but ultimately shallow, Pieces of a Woman is an impressive display of filmmaking and performance that’s missing a few key pieces to truly stun viewers.
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Always Be My Maybe falters a bit in its navigation of classic rom com components; however, it contributes to the genre in important ways, showing that a rom com can handle serious issues like grief and personal growth while centering people of color and adhering to feminist ideals.
All Together Now makes a powerful impact in its representation of positive teen relationships, but its attempt to represent more trauma and diversity than the story can handle deters it from reaching its apparent goal of serving as the ultimate "real" teen flick of 2020.