PG-13 | | Drama, Romance
Two teenage cancer patients begin a life-affirming journey to visit a reclusive author in Amsterdam.
The book that the two main characters discuss, analyze and center around is called 'An Imperial Affliction' by Peter Van Houten. This book does not exist in reality.
Hazel Grace Lancaster:
I believe we have a choice in this world about how to tell sad stories. On the one hand, you can sugarcoat it the way they do in movies and romance novels, where beautiful people learn beautiful lessons, where nothing is too messed up that can't be ...
When Gus first wakes up in the hotel after he and Hazel spend their night together, the clock on the bedside table says 9:11. When he rolls over to read the note she left, it says 8:47.
The 20th Century Fox opening is in dark and once it finishes its course, it heads to the sky of twinkling stars.
Extended version contains 5 additional scenes with 1 alternate scene as follows:
$48,002,523 8 June 2014
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