"A confident and perfectly cast debut feature…the pairing of Asa Butterfield and Alex Wolff, as mismatched Minnesota teens who start a band, is an absolute delight.”  
--  The Hollywood Reporter

"Smart casting and a light touch… Offerman is excellent as a father under pressure." -- Variety

"An absolute crowd-pleaser… A movie that shines from moment to moment, with every scene offering something special on its own." -- Pop Matters

“Quite simply, it’s one of the best YA novel-adapted films I’ve seen.” -- San Jose Mercury News