Dear Evan Hansen

2021 Drama | Musical

The breathtaking, generation-defining Broadway phenomenon becomes a soaring cinematic event as Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt reprises his role as an anxious, isolated high schooler aching for understanding and belonging amid the chaos and cruelty of the social-media age.

Our Review

by Brian Lloyd
Star Rating:

'Dear Evan Hansen' is exploitative bullsh*t

Evan Hansen (Ben Platt) is a socially awkward teenager who has anxiety and depression. When a fellow student (Colton Ryan) at his high school dies of suicide, he strikes up a relationship with the grieving family (Amy Adams, Danny Pino, Kaitlyn Dever) who believe that Evan was friends with him, even though they barely spoke.

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