PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
High schooler Greg, who spends most of his time making parodies of classic movies with his co-worker Earl, finds his outlook forever altered after befriending a classmate who has just been diagnosed with cancer.
The film was acquired by Fox Searchlight for twelve million dollars at The Sundance Film Festival in January 2015. This was the biggest buy in Sundance history.
It's just crazy how patient you've been. You know, I know if it was me that had cancer, uh... I'd be upset and angry and trying to beat everybody's ass half the time. So I'm just, I'm just amazed at how patient you've been. You, you make me feel ...
Each scene where Rachel is informing her friends about her test are different, the first time she stands in front of her friend, and the second she is hugging her friend.
$364,039 (USA) (19 June 2015)
$6,743,776 (USA) (30 August 2015)