PG-13 | | Drama, Romance
Two teenage cancer patients begin a life-affirming journey to visit a reclusive author in Amsterdam.
Shailene Woodley wrote impassioned letters to author John Green and director Josh Boone. "If I'm passionate about something, I'll do everything I can to try to be a part of it," Woodley asserts. Although Green didn't initially picture Woodley for the part, he "was blown away" when she read for him. "We were all crying. It was actually sort of bad," he laughs. "But it was hers from that moment on."
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 Hazel is reading the email from Van Houten, the text superimposed on the screen is missing three commas. When we see the email on the laptop screen right after this, the commas are there.
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:
HUF 6,814,632 (Hungary) (8 June 2014)
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