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The Fault in Our Stars (2014)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  6 June 2014 (USA)
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Hazel and Gus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that Hazel's other constant companion is an oxygen tank, Gus jokes about his prosthetic leg, and they met and fell in love at a cancer support group.

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Flight Attendant
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Hazel and Augustus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous, given that Hazel's other constant companion is an oxygen tank, Gus jokes about his prosthetic leg, and they meet and fall in love at a cancer support group. Written by Anonymous

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One sick love story See more »

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Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, some sexuality and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$48,002,523 (USA) (6 June 2014)

Gross:

$121,599,490 (USA) (18 July 2014)
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Trivia

The character Isaac originally had blonde hair in John Greens novel, but Nat Wolf retained his natural black hair in the film. See more »

Goofs

During an exacerbation of her condition, Hazel has a drain put in for her pulmonary oedema. This is incorrect as pulmonary oedema is not managed by the insertion of chest drains, but rather by supportive measures (chest drains are, however, used in cases of pleural effusion). See more »

Quotes

Hazel Grace Lancaster: Really? That's disgusting!
Augustus Waters: What?
Hazel Grace Lancaster: What? Do you think that is cool? Or something? You just ruined the whole thing.
Augustus Waters: The whole thing?
Hazel Grace Lancaster: Yes, this whole thing.
Hazel Grace Lancaster: Even thou you have freaking cancer, you are willing to give money to corporation for a chance to acquire even more cancer? Let me just assure you that not being able to breathe? SUCKS. Totally disappointing. Totally.
Augustus Waters: They don't kill you unless you light them. And I've never lit one. It's a metaphor, see: You put the killing thing right between ...
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Features Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) See more »

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TELL ME ONCE, TELL ME TWICE
Written by Bill Ricchini
Performed by Summer Fiction
Courtesy of Summer Fiction
By Arrangement with Bank Robber Music
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Sad, But Incredibly Beautiful
3 June 2014 | by (NY) – See all my reviews

I went into this movie not having read the book and not knowing anything more than the overall plot. I am a sucker for a good love story, especially love that I can relate to. The pain and emotions felt by the characters felt so real, as if I was feeling the same emotions.

Though this was THE SADDEST movie I have ever seen, it was also one of the most beautiful, as it truly showed how exhilarating and comforting and exciting love is.

I probably cried throughout about half of the movie, along with the rest of the audience. I cried to the point of heaving out loud and needing more than the 2 tissues I came in with. Again, the actors really expressed the emotions of the characters well and I felt that.

I am going to see it again for sure.

GO SEE IT IF YOU LOVE EMOTIONAL MOVIES!


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