EagleCountryOnline.com

Love Conquers Cancer In "The Fault In Our Stars"

(Undated) — Two cancer stricken teenagers find love through their illnesses in “The Fault In Our Stars.” Shailene Woodley stars as Hazel, who meets Gus in a cancer support group.
 

Based on the best selling young adult novel by John Green, “The Fault In Our Stars” follows Hazel and Gus through their thrilling and tragic journey of being in love. Using their wit, the couple learns how to overcome their fears of their diseases. After bonding over a pair of novels, Gus decides to take Hazel on a trip to Amsterdam to meet her favorite author. However, the trip signals a turning point in their in both their relationship and the battle over their illnesses. This romantic comedy and drama also stars Ansel Elgort, Laura Dern, Sam Trammell and Willem Dafoe. Rated PG-13, “The Fault In Our Stars” is in theaters this weekend.

Shailene Woodley explains what her character, Hazel, thinks about her romantic interest, Gus.

Shailene Woodley says she wanted to get involved with the film after reading the book.
Ansel Elgort says the book “The Fault In Our Stars” is about more than cancer.
Ansel Elgort explains that Hazel is concerned with what will happen after she dies.
Laura Dern compares Hazel to the fictional character Holden Caulfield from “The Cather in the Rye.”
Laura Dern explains that Hazel’s parents must be excited that she’s fallen in love with Gus.
Sam Trammell reveals that he broke down and cried while reading the screenplay for “The Fault In Our Stars.”
Sam Trammell says he’s an admirer of Shailene Woodley.
Play Clip