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The Bock’s Office: ‘If I Stay’ offers mellifluous music-based melodrama

Mia (Chloë Grace Moretz) is forced to accompany a group of doctors to surgery in "If I Stay." The movie is about a teenage cellist who has an out-of-body experience after a car wreck and must choose if she wants to live.

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“If I Stay,” rated PG-13

Rating: 2.5 out of 4 stars

Running time: 106 minutes

Starring: Chloë Grace Moretz, Jamie Blackley, Mireille Enos and Joshua Leonard.

Now playing at Wildhorse Stadium Cinemas.





Mia (Chloë Grace Moretz) is forced to accompany a group of doctors to surgery in “If I Stay.” The movie is about a teenage cellist who has an out-of-body experience after a car wreck and must choose if she wants to live.

Hopefully, you're consulting something other than contemporary cinema when you look at the big questions, such as, "What's the point of life?" Indeed, "If I Stay" can't answer queries like this — and doesn't try — but it maintains its own charms nonetheless.