When a successful New York advertising manager experiences personal tragedy and withdraws completely from life, his friends devise a drastic plan to get through to him before he loses it all. Through targeted provocations, they force him to come to terms with the truth in a surprising and deeply human way.
Oscar® winner David Frankel's thought-provoking drama is about how moments of great beauty can reveal themselves in the worst of loss and how the eternal constants love, time and death are inextricably linked to a fulfilled life.
Hazel (Shailene Woodley) and Gus (Ansel Elgort) are two extraordinary teenagers who share a sense of humor and an aversion to convention. The two fall madly in love with each other and their relationship is nothing short of extraordinary - not only because an oxygen bottle is Hazel's constant companion and Gus constantly jokes about his prosthetic leg! Together they fly to Amsterdam to meet Peter van Houten (Willem Dafoe), the author of Hazel's favorite book.… A fascinating, poetic and deeply moving love story based on the award-winning bestseller by US author John Green.
Oliver Barrett IV, who studies law at Harvard, and music student Jennifer Cavalleri have two things in common: a special chemistry that they cannot avoid and a love that they cannot ignore. Although they come from different backgrounds, they fall in love. When they get married, Oliver's father threatens to disinherit his son. Jenny tries to reconcile the two - but without success. Left on their own, they believe that their love can overcome anything. But fate has a different plan. So what began as an open, honest friendship becomes the love story of her life.
Mysterious signs drive Dr. Joe Darrow was on the verge of despair after the tragic death of his wife Emily in the jungles of Venezuela. Emily has been fascinated by dragonflies all her life and suddenly strange things happen for which there is simply no logical explanation. Joe is convinced that Emily wants to contact him. Events precipitate and eventually lead him to Venezuela, where he makes an incredible discovery ...
The French television journalist Marie is surprised by the tsunami while on vacation in Thailand, dragged along by the tidal wave and drowns - until she is dragged back to life after several minutes. Twins Marcus and Jason in London have to cope with their lives in London because their single mother loves them, but is unable to do so because of her drug addiction - until an accident turns their existence upside down. The San Francisco factory worker George can communicate with the dead from childhood, making it impossible for him to have normal relationships. The people strive towards each other in an amazing way.
The pregnant Jenny Cole is haunted by nightmares. In which she is Mary a Woman in Ireland in the 1930s. Mary's brutal husband beats her and her four children. Jenny cannot let go of the agonizing images of her dreams. She does research and finds out that the place of her dreams actually exists. Against the declared will of her husband Doug, Jenny travels to Ireland. She just needs to be certain that Mary and her four children really existed.