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What to Watch If You Love The Fault in Our Stars 

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Updated March 26, 2019 158 votes 60 voters 3.6k views 20 items

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Looking for new movies like The Fault in Our Stars to watch? You've come to the right place, as you can find not only other similar movies, but even TV shows like this popular comedy-drama. Of course, it takes a lot of hard work to create a love story like The Fault in Our Stars. The movie, which is based off the John Green novel of the same name, follows the love story of two teenagers who are recovering/suffering from life-threatening diseases. Their love transcends their physical limitations as the audience watches in awe, admiration, and aspiration as the two fall for one another. As difficult as it may be to create such a captivating drama, however, The Fault in Our Stars fans will be glad to see there's plenty of other shows and movies just like it. If you've seen the film, you know Mr. Green may have been inspired by the Bard himself because real life has a way of jumping in and making things difficult to watch.

The Fault in Our Stars stunned audiences when it was released and left many fans of the movie wanting more. Fortunately, the drama and romance genres are filled with amazing examples in both television and movies. If you're interested in watching a movie about romance, any of Nicholas Sparks' offerings such as A Walk to Remember may fit the bill while others on the small screen such as This is Us will certainly require most viewers to keep a box of tissues nearby. So whether you're looking for a TV series to binge-watch or a good tearjerker, anything on the list below is a great place to start. 

Now, browse this list of The Fault in Our Stars recommendations and feel free to add any similar shows and movies you think are missing!

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This Is Us is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love The Fault in Our Stars
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This Is Us (NBC, 2016) is an American television series created by Dan Fogelman. Follows a unique ensemble, as their paths cross and their life stories intertwine, from sharing the same birthday, to so much more than anyone would expect. ...more on Wikipedia

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A Walk to Remember is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love The Fault in Our Stars
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A Walk to Remember is a 2002 American coming-of-age romantic tragedy film directed by Adam Shankman, based on the 1999 novel by Nicholas Sparks. Popular rebel Landon Carter (Shane West) is forced into community service where he meets the kindhearted Jamie Sullivan (Mandy Moore), and two begin an unlikely relationship. ...more on Wikipedia

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Me and Earl and the Dyin... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love The Fault in Our Stars
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Me and Earl and the Dying Girl is a 2015 American comedy-drama film directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, based on the 2012 novel by Jesse Andrews. High schooler Greg (Thomas Mann), who spends most of his time making parodies of classic movies with his co-worker Earl (RJ Cyler), finds his outlook forever altered after befriending a classmate (Olivia Cooke) who has just been diagnosed with cancer. ...more on Wikipedia

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If I Stay is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love The Fault in Our Stars
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If I Stay is an American romantic drama film directed by R. J. Cutler, based on the novel of the same name by Gayle Forman. The film stars Chloƫ Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Jamie Blackley, Joshua Leonard, Stacy Keach, and Aisha Hinds. It was released on August 22, 2014 and received mixed reviews from critics and grossed $78.3 million worldwide. ...more on Wikipedia

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