Paper Towns is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, who loved mysteries so much she became one. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears—leaving behind cryptic clues for Quentin to decipher. The search leads Quentin and his quick-witted friends on an exhilarating adventure that is equal parts hilarious and moving. Ultimately, to track down Margo, Quentin must find a deeper understanding of true friendship—and true love.

Movie facts

The movie adaptation of Paper Towns was released in Summer 2015 starring Nat Wolff, Cara Delevingne, Justice Smith, Jaz Sinclair, Halston Sage, and Austin Abrams. Jake Schreier (Robot & Frank) directed.

Fox 2000, Temple Hill, and TSG Entertainment co-produced the movie. The same team adapted The Fault in Our Stars the previous year.

Paper Towns was filmed in North Carolina and features a voice cameo from John.