He asks Hazel her name and tells her she's beautiful. Gus jokes that he has brought all his romantic conquests here and that is why he is a virgin. Anne Frank Museum, the site of one of the most moving scenes in the film Photo credit: 6. Hazel's parents walk into her room, and without a word, she knows what it is and she begins to cry. I couldn't even imagine it, really. This sets their romantic path for the rest of the book as grittily realistic and yet wittily philosophical and somewhat verbose. Additionally, because Indiana is such a popular state for basketball, it provides the foundation as to why Augustus plays basketball in high school—to please his father.
Amsterdam Tram 4 Augustus and Hazel share a ride on this city center tram, and you can recreate their journey by boarding at the leafy Frederiksplein. We just have to find a couple of flat streets. There will be no one left to remember Aristotle or Cleopatra, let alone you. The tumors are made of me. Many examples of this become present throughout the story, for example; Isaac's girlfriend Monica dumping him for being blind Hazel knows her lungs will never get better, and her death is inevitable.
Gus calls Hazel another evening to invite her to the Literal Heart of Jesus for a gathering, and to bring a eulogy that he asked Hazel to write for him. A writer we used to like taught us that. And what is my cancer? Hazel, Gus, and Frannie return to Indianapolis with Michael picking them up. The event included a screening of the film and a simulcast question-and-answer session with cast and crew, including Woodley, Elgort, Wolff, and Green. During the meeting, Gus stares at Hazel.
Hazel is sixteen, with terminal cancer, when she meets Augustus at her kids-with-cancer support group. Does my life, and will my death, have meaning? Augustus gives Hazel The Price of Dawn, and Hazel recommends An Imperial Affliction, a novel written by Peter Van Houten, who lives in , about a cancer-stricken girl named Anna that parallels Hazel's own experience. It looked like an old painting, but real—everything achingly idyllic in the morning light—and I thought about how wonderfully strange it would be to live in a place where almost everything had been built by the dead. Hazel has the fluids drained from her lungs and she recovers. The fact that I get to work with these super talented people—I mean, that's part of the reason why, I'm good in the movie, that's the reason.
And while it does talk about those things and more, the treatment of it is far from being maudlin or trite. An extended trailer was released on April 28, and Fox released more clips via as part of the film's pre-release promotion. The onlookers, including Litewij, applaud them. But, Gus, my love, I cannot tell you how thankful I am for our little infinity. She says that she was saving her 10 for this sort of occasion. The Fault in Our Stars was released in the United States on June 6, 2014, to positive critical reception, with praise given to Woodley's and Elgort's performances as well as the screenplay. Within ten or fifteen seconds of Shailene's audition, I knew she was Hazel.
A writer we used to like taught us that. The Fault in Our Stars: Little Infinities Blu-ray edition features the theatrical 126-minute and extended 133-minute versions of the film, a number of including the John Green cameo, and featurettes. On March 2018, it was announced the film would mark the directorial debut of casting director Mukesh Chhabra. Gus is stunned by how beautiful Hazel looks. He invites Hazel to his house where they bond over their hobbies and agree to read each other's favorite books.
So you know, basically the polar opposite of the Indianapolis we just left. Indianapolis The Fault in Our Stars is technically set in Indianapolis, but it's not the Indianapolis of tourists or even of normal residents who go to work and school each day. However, from the way he explains it outside of their first Support Group meeting together, he seems to see it more like holding the power over something that could make you sick, betraying his desire for control and agency. Depicting Hazel as a devoted reader also makes the book's reader feel akin to her, an important quality to establish early on in a book for young adult audiences, especially one about a subject that will likely be beyond many readers' capacity for empathy. After Augustus finishes the book, he expresses frustration with its abrupt ending it ends in the middle of a sentence. Everything that we did and built and wrote and thought and discovered will be forgotten and all of this will have been for naught.
She's also especially cautious when she's talking to or thinking about Augustus. He was staring at me, and I could see the corners of his eyes crinkling. Van Houten shows up at Augustus's funeral to apologize to Hazel, but Hazel does not forgive him. The film stars , , , , , and playing supporting roles. Archived from on 9 January 2012.