Jonas Brothers 'Chasing Happiness': Best Moments and Fan Reactions From Emotional Family Film

The Jonas Brothers haven't always been as close as they seem to be now, and it's due to their band. Fans were devastated when the Jonas Brothers broke up in 2013, many wondering why the mega-famous brothers would do such a thing. Now, they know.

In Chasing Happiness, the Jonas Brothers' new documentary on Amazon Prime, the band explains why they're back together, and how this time around will be much sweeter. But there was a long road to finding that camaraderie, and it's a story that Kevin, Joe and Nick Jonas are not afraid to tell.

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Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas, and Kevin Jonas attend the premiere of Amazon Prime Video's "Chasing Happiness" at Regency Bruin Theatre on June 03, 2019, in Los Angeles, California. Getty/Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic

The Jonas Brothers broke up because of conflicts within the band, from sneaking around behind each other's backs to make band-wide decisions to general direction disagreements. Now, they're telling the full story, and fans love it.

The initial reception to Chasing Happiness was love, excitement and awe from fans who viewed the film on its release date Tuesday. Twitter conversations focused on some of the more impressive and endearing moments in the documentary, which included throwbacks to major tunes as well as glimpses into the brothers' personal lives today. Here are some of the leading moments, and what fans have to say about them.

Miley Cyrus' Influence

Some fans were thrilled and somewhat shocked when they learned Nick wrote the famous Jonas Brothers song "Lovebug" about his teen girlfriend Miley Cyrus. Though both married their significant others in the last year, the throwback to the romance that captivated Disney Channel audiences struck a chord for some. A few, however, were disappointed by the fact.

When you find out Nick wrote Lovebug about Miley #ChasingHappiness pic.twitter.com/7BNDeGd5fF

— Christina Holbert (@XtinaMarie2011) June 4, 2019

Not only did Miley Cyrus gift us with ‘Party in the USA’ but according to #ChasingHappiness she is the reason Nick Jonas wrote ‘Lovebug’.

Thank you Miley for all you’ve done. Truly.

— Meghan Hug (@meghanhug) June 5, 2019

The Wife Appearances

The Jonas Brothers seem twice as powerful with the backing of their famous wives, and there was no shortage of the women in the film. Danielle Jonas, Sophie Turner and Priyanka Chopra, who call themselves the J-sisters, have shown their support both in and out of the film, and fans can't get enough of it.

The Church

In one of the more emotional moments of the film, the Jonas Brothers revealed they're no longer welcome at the church they attended while growing up. Because the brothers entered pop music and mainstream fame, they were rejected from attending after they abandoned Christian music for pop.

the only two places the jonas brothers are not welcome is their childhood home and their old church pic.twitter.com/zOpL6Ppz3Y

— taylor ‎ (@hesitatejonas) June 4, 2019

so. i’m watching the jonas brothers’ documentary and,, the church mr jonas worked for and dedicated his life to legit made him RESIGN because his kids started a non-christian band. they had to LEAVE THEIR HOUSE. the church really said fuck them and threw them out i- what the fuck

— martina 🍂 (@martisun_) June 4, 2019

The Emotions

Jonas Brothers fans were filled with emotions while watching Chasing Happiness. There was no shortage of memes on Twitter that explained how fans felt while watching the documentary.

Watching #ChasingHappiness. pic.twitter.com/DbacrszyzD

— Jonas Brothers Music Argentina 🇦🇷 (@JBMusicARG) June 4, 2019

Literally me protecting the @JonasBrothers since 2006 #ChasingHappiness pic.twitter.com/t8I9zVIYvK

— Daily Nick Jonas (@DailyNickJonas) June 4, 2019

Morphing back into my 13 year old fangirl self watching #ChasingHappiness #JonasBrothers pic.twitter.com/VFyFCX17ak

— Natalie (@Nattie_Boh) June 4, 2019