The Half of It on Netflix: Date, Plot, & Reviews on Netflix: Release Date & Details


The Half of It is a Netflix Original movie directed by Alice Wu. The movie stars Leah Lewis, Daniel Diemer, Alexxis Lemire and Wolfgang Novogratz. This comedy movie was originally released on Friday, May 1, 2020 and currently has 6.9 rating on IMDb.

Is The Half of It on Netflix?

Yes, The Half of It is on Netflix. You can stream The Half of It on Netflix starting Friday, May 1, 2020 at 12 AM PT / 3 AM ET. Discover everything released on May 1st and what’s new on Netflix in May 2020.

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Netflix release date May 1, 2020
Time 3:00 AM ET / 12:00 AM PT
Stream Netflix
Starring Leah Lewis, Daniel Diemer, Alexxis Lemire and Wolfgang Novogratz
Genre Comedy
Rating PG-13

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Movie summary

When smart but cash-strapped teen Ellie Chu agrees to write a love letter for a jock, she doesn’t expect to become his friend – or fall for his crush.

The Half of It is a Netflix Original movie released in 2020. Netflix uses the term "original" to present movies and series that are exclusive to Netflix - cannot be watched anywhere else. About 85% of all new spending on content goes toward original programming. For more information you can view the official website and also The Half of It on Netflix.


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The Half of It is a comedy movie with a 97% score on Rotten Tomatoes and IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (24,727 votes). The ratings are accurate at the time of writing and are not updated in real-time, but we continue to update The Half of It’s ratings frequently.

IMDb 6.9
RottenTomatoes 97%
MetaCritic 74

Parental Rating

Here is what parents should to know – The Half of It parental rating is PG-13. A PG-13 content rating means parents should be strongly cautioned, as some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.

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