How to Watch 'After' Movies Series in Order, Release Date, Cast and More
The movie After Ever Happy came out this September on Netflix in United States, and for those of you who have seen it, or who are fans of it. Wonder where else to watch After 4 movie and its related movies from the first to coming releases, check the information out below.
The After movies is a series of young adult romance movies based on the bestseller phenomenon books of the same name by Anna Todd. The movies starred Hero Fiennes Tiffin and Josephine Langford as leading roles, Hardin Scott and Tessa Young respectively.
After Movies in Order of Release Date:
Tessa Young (Josephine Langford) is a conformist teenager, respectful daughter and loyal girlfriend. When Tessa steps into college to start a new life, she meets the mysterious, dark, depressed and rebellious Hardin Scott (Hero Fiennes Tiffin). With his brown hair, arrogant British accent and tattoos, Hardin is unlike anyone Tessa has ever known before. His cold attitude is enough to make Tessa dislike him, until the two kiss in the room, Tessa's heart is lit. But Hardin was playing Truth or Dare with his friends, and he was going to chase Tessa and take her virginity.
Hardin asked Tessa to go swimming in a lake, and they hugged in the water, and maybe that's when Hardin had a little crush on Tessa. Hardin insists they are different and disappear again and again, but Tessa digs deeper each time, dedicated to finding Hardin's true facts beneath the layers of lies. The two really fell in love and lived together, and lived a sweet life every day. However, one day Tessa was looking at chat records on Hardin's phone, one of his friends texted him to ask if he had got Tessa's virginity, it turned out that the it is actually a game. She finally decided to break up with Hardin.
2.After We Collided (2020)
The story of Tessa and Hardin continues in After We Collided. The film tells the story that happens when they have already started working after graduation from college. Harding Scott was drowning his sorrows, and he was struggling with his lost love. At this time Tessa is working at a Vance Publishing, her everyday work is reading manuscripts and trying to find the next best seller. Trevor Matthews (Dylan Sprouse), who is one of Tessa's colleagues at Vance Publishing and falls in love with her on wild nights of party.
As we know in the first film, Hardin has realized that he's really in love with Tessa, so he's been looking for her. Hardin finally found Tessa, and she still liked him, but she wasn't as impulsive as she had been in college, and Harding found her at a hotel with Trevor, much to his dismay.
Although the two end up together, which is still very good ending, but at the end of the movie Tessa's father appears, so many people say there will be a third movie.
3.After We Fell (2021)
After We Fell serves as a sequel to After We Collided/ After 2, the story follows Tessa's preparatory work for a job in Seattle, no matter the emerge of Tessa's father and exposure about Hardin's family, all threaten their relationship. Tessa’s father Richard was kicked out of family by her mother due to alcohol addiction and Tessa and Hardin brings him to their apartment. Hardin wants Richard leave and even giving him money but Tessa wants her father stay. On the other hand, Tessa is considering moving to Seattle where is closer to Vance Publishing, but Hardin hoped to move to London with Tessa after graduation. They argue with each other over the move. Finally, Vance Publishing offered to let Tessa and Hardin settle down together in Seattle.
Tessa went to the Hardin family's lake house for the weekend. Apparently, Hardin's relationship with family more closely than ever before. When the family goes out to dinner, Hardin meets his old friend Lillian, whom he later introduces to Tessa. Tessa became jealous of the attention Lillian was getting from Hardin. In the hot tub, Hardin asks Tessa if she ever had feelings for Trevor. Tessa confessed and that makes Hardin leave angrily. When Hardin told Tessa he was in relationship with Lillian, Tessa went to the restaurant she had been to earlier and flirted with Robert, who gave her his phone number. Hardin and Lillian arrive, and Lillian explains that she is lesbian and therefore has no spark or interest in Hardin. The next day, Hardin finds Robert's phone number among Tessa's belongings.
When they moved to Seattle, Tessa and Hardin didn't talk for days. Hardin accidentally reads Tessa's diary about all the hard feelings in her relationship with Hardin. Eventually the two reconciled. With a series of events, Harding learns the startling fact that Vance is his biological father. The news shocks Tessa and angers Hardin, and he storms out of the bar. Tessa spots Hardin and the two embrace in the street.
4.After Ever Happy (2022)
Young adult romance movie After Ever Happy film release date is September 7 this year in North America. This is the latest but the final installment in the this series, also starring Josephine Langford and Hero Fiennes Tiffin, and directed by Castille Landon who also known for Fear of Rain, After 3 and Albion: The Enchanted Stallion.
The story of ths movie still continues the story in previous three movies. It will revolve around a past secret that shakes Harding's indestructible exterior, followed by Tessa suffering a tragedy that brings their relationship to the brink. Hardin is dealing his feelings about knowing that Vance is his birth father with alcohol and even set the house on fire. Tessa returned to America alone and find her father dead in the apartment from overdose. Until Langdon called Hardin dozens of times and finally answered the phone. He returns to Tessa and tries to comfort her, but she hides. Nevertheless, Hardin attended Richard's funeral with Langdon. Tessa tells Langdon that she and Hardin need some time apart to recover from their recent family trauma. She decided to leave Vance and move to New York with Langdon. Harding reluctantly agreed at last.
Tessa worked at a fancy New York restaurant, and Hardin began attending AA meetings and graduated from college. A few months later, Hardin came to New York to work. Tessa and Hardin reconnect, and Tessa finds a book in Harding's bag titled After, documenting their entire relationship. She didn't want her life to be published for all to read, but Hardin told her the book had already sparked a bidding war. Tessa announced that their relationship was officially over. Soon, Hardin's book was named a New York Times bestseller. That night, Tessa sneaked into Hardin's book signing without his knowledge so she could listen in. She misunderstands the relationship between Hardin and a woman, and as Tessa walks away, Harding catches a glimpse of her.
5.After Everything (2023)
After Everything is the fifth movie of its series. This August, the teen romance movie After movie series, starring Josephine Langford and Hero Fiennes is announcing that the fifth installment titled After Everything has just finished filming and in post-production.
After Ever Happy, which is just released in North America on September 7, was previously said to be the last installment in the this series. Now the new film has been announced as After Everything, and the plot is still unknown. All to be sure is that the story will still focus on the ups and downs of the romantic relationship between Tessa and Hardin. In After Everything, the director will still be Castille Landon, who has directed After We Fell movie 2021(After 2) and After Ever Happy (After 4), and coming After 5 and 6 installments.
Unlike the first four After movie, After 6 is a prequel to the story of Tessa Young and Hardin Scott. However, it will break fans heart that Hero Fiennes Tiffin and Josephine Langford won’t
Star in this prequel as main characters any more.
The story of Before movies is based on the novel of the same name by Anna Todd, this movie will mainly tell the story of Hardin Scott's life before he met Tessa Young. The movie will specify a larger conversation that includes more expansive plots such as Hardin' traumas and family which leads to his previous personality. As the film will portray a younger version of Hardin, by another actor who we still don’t know.
FAQs about After Movie Series
Where can I watch After now?
Until now, there are 4 movies available for watch on demand, or you can stream them by purchase or rent the movies. You can find all the movies on Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, YouTube, Google Play, and Vudu to buy or rent now. If you are looking for on demand streaming platforms. Here are the details:
‘After’: After 2019 the first movie is available to stream on Netflix, Hulu and DirecTV. To watch After We Collided movie is now available to stream on Netflix. And where can I watch After We Fell or After We Fell full movie free? After 3 is available to stream on Netflix. After Ever Happy full movie is only available to watch after buy or rent on above mentioned platforms.
Is 'After 'movies Streaming on Netflix
Yes! If you wonder when does after we fell come out on Netflix and after we fell showtimes? Good news for you: You can watch the first three movies – ‘After’, ‘After We Collided ‘and ‘After We Fell’ now on Netflix. Enjoy your watching! However, we know that you're waiting to watch After Ever Happy on streaming, which is not available to stream on Netflix yet except purchase or rent. However, we believe After Ever Happy Netflix access will soon be enabled like previous three films.
Which After movie is the best?
Now that there are four installments of the franchise, we could rank the all the movies according to how they've been rated by critics and audience’s reviews from best to worst.
It usually happens in movie franchises that the first movie is always the best. The same happens to this franchise, which got the best reviews from critics. Based on 38 reviews, After 1 movie currently has an 18% score on Rotten Tomatoes, which is the best score of this franchise. And also, it is the highest audience score 5.2 rating on IMDb.
2.After We Collided
The second place on the list is After We Collided series, the second installment of the series. The film's rating is even lower than the last one. It has an RT score of 13% based on 16 reviews. Critic of the film the only positive is that it provides the escapist fun, for each waiting for the novel made into a film of teenagers. Beyond that, the film was criticized for being uninnovative, full of cliches, bad dialogue, and a boring plot. On IMDb, this movie has a 5.0 rating, with many reviewers finding the film boring, self-embarrassing, obnoxious, and generally not worth watching.
3.After Ever Happy
Just when you thought we were in chronological order, we bring you the latest film in its series. While the fourth installment doesn't score as well as the third movie on IMDb, it has a surprisingly high audience rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The film has yet to receive enough positive reviews to form an average rating, but the audience rating on RT currently stands at 93%, with critics saying the film incredibly captures the feel of the original. Four commentary websites, on the other hand, are negative. The film on the IMDb score is 4.2, is the movie the lowest score on the website. But we have the confidence, even so, this movie will not worse than the next movie.
4.After We Fell
The worst of the series is surely the third film, After We Fell (2021). It scored zero on Rotten Tomatoes, and critics were outraged by the film's dullness, confusion, incompleteness, and boredom. Audiences seemed to agree with the critics, as the film's 34% rating on the same site was the lowest of all its films. Even fans think the movie is about two people fight, toxic and have sex. With a 4.6 IMDb rating, critics agree that 90% of the film is about the couple fighting and then making up.
Who are the cast of the After movies?
Josephine Langford - Josephine Langford is an Australian actress plays the role the heroine Tessa Young, and she is the sister of Katherine Langford, who played the lead in Netflix original TV show ‘13 Reasons Why’. Josephine also stars in 2021 comedy drama ‘Moxie’ as Emma Cunningham and 2017 movie ’Wish Upon’ as Darcie Chapman.
Hero Fiennes Tiffin – He is an English actor and plays Hardin Scott in the movies. He was known for acting in ‘Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince’ as 11-year-old Tom Riddle, ‘First Love’ as Jim Albright, ‘The Woman King’ as Santo Ferreira.
Shane Paul McGhie – He plays Landon Gibson, who is the male best friend of Tessa in cast of After We Fell and After We Collided. Shane was known for acting in What Men Want (2019) as Jamal Barry, American Skin (2019) as Jordin King, etc.
Louise Lombard - an English actress who plays Trish Daniels, mother of Hardin. She is known for acting in Hidalgo (2004) as Lady Anne Davenport, Tale of the Mummy (1998) as Samantha.
Dylan Sprouse - Dylan Sprouse is American actor who plays Trevor Matthews who works at Vance Publishing in cast of after we collided 3. He was known for acting in Big Daddy (1999) as Julian McGrath, The Suite Life on Deck (2008) as Zack Martin, and Tyger Tyger (2021) as Luke.
Will There Be More After Movies
After is never stopping. Are There More movies in the works? Yes. it was confirmed in August 2022 that a fifth film titled After Everything is also on the way, however, no official release date for After Everything just yet.
In addition, After 6 movie, a new feature prequel ‘Before’, which official title is not confirmed yet. The story will focus on the next generation in this movie universe. Director Castille Landon confirmed this news in April 2021 revealing a new generation movie also in the works.
We are definitely excited to watch!
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