Keyword: cancer

Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 125 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
Hazel Grace Lancaster is sixteen years old. She alternately loves and tolerates her sometimes over-doting parents. Hazel has developed a crush on a young man in her support group, Gus Waters, who seems equally smitten with her. As they grow closer, Hazel and Gus share their fears that accompany their health issues, as well as their love of books, including Hazel's favorite, "An Imperial...
50/50

50/50 (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 09/29/2011
Adam Lerner has a pretty great life-with a talented, sexy, artist girlfriend and a cool job with NPR, the 27-year-old seems to have it all. But when Adam discovers he has a rare and possibly fatal form of cancer, his entire life turns to chaos. As his world starts to unravel in every way, Adam finds himself dealing with the well-meaning but totally outrageous attempts by his friends and family to...
Keith

Keith (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 09/18/2008
Natalie has it all: yearbook editor, scholarship to college, star athlete, reigning social queen. Then Keith enters her life. Secretive and enigmatic, he slowly lures her from her comfort zone. The more Keith holds back, the more Natalie becomes intrigued with figuring him out. In her head, she's determined to keep him at arm's length, but in her heart she can't resist him. As Natalie's world...
Stepmom

Stepmom (1998)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 12/24/1998
Jackie and Isabel have nothing in common--one is the ideal mother, the other is struggling to be any kind of mother--until circumstances force them to share a family and put aside their mutual hostility for the sake of the children. They discover how precious life, love and the ties that bind them really are in this tale about the intricate circumstances surrounding what happens when a man's new...
Bucket List

The Bucket List (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 12/24/2007
A long time ago, Carter Chambers' philosophy professor suggested that his students compose a "bucket list," a collection of all the things they wanted to do, see and experience in life before they kicked the bucket. But while Carter was trying to define his private dreams and plans, reality intruded. Marriage, children, myriad responsibilities and, ultimately, a 46-year job as an auto mechanic...

You Don't Know Jack (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 3 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Dir: Morgan Spurlock
With: N/A
Farewell to Hollywood

Farewell to Hollywood (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 02/24/2015
In a recurring poetic image, 17-year-old Regina Diane Nicholson swings between heaven and earth on a breathtakingly high cliff by the sea. Reggie is a tomboy struggling with cancer, her parents, and her dream of making a film. When director Henry Corra met 17-year-old filmmaker Regina Nicholson at a film festival nearly three years ago, he agreed to help her make a feature film. What developed...
Dir: Henry Corra
With: N/A

Selfless (2015)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/30/2015
An extremely wealthy man dying from cancer undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness into the body of a healthy young man. But all is not as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the body's origin and the organization that will kill to protect its cause.
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 06/11/2015
Greg has stayed under the radar throughout high school with one friend, Earl, playing video games, avoiding Earl's scary brothers, and making terrible movies for fun. Greg's mother gets the idea that Greg should befriend a girl named Rachel, who has leukemia. Against Greg's better judgment and despite his social awkwardness, he does. When Rachel makes the decision to stop leukemia treatment, Greg...

No Evidence of the Disease (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/08/2015
A unique band of six gynecologic oncology surgeons from across the country, N.E.D. is taking healing and the arts to a new level. Created as a cover band to entertain their peers at a medical conference, they saw the potential to reach women in a powerful way - through music. What was started as a novelty meant to entertain, has turned into a powerful awareness movement to give a voice to women...
Dir: Andrea Kalin
With: N/A
Winter's Tale

Winter's Tale (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 02/13/2014
Peter Lake is a master thief, who never expected to have his own heart stolen by the beautiful Beverly Penn. But their love is star-crossed: she burns with a deadly form of consumption, and Peter has been marked for a much more violent death by his one-time mentor, the demonic Pearly Soames. Peter desperately tries to save his one true love, across time, against the forces of darkness, even as...
Broken Circle Breakdown

The Broken Circle Breakdown (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 10/31/2013
Twenty-eight year old Elise owns her own tattoo parlor. Thirty-six year old Didier is a Flemish cowboy who plays the banjo in a band. Although in many respects they are as different as day and night, somehow their characters match perfectly, and the arrival of their baby, Maybelle, makes their happiness complete. Life is good until one day, fate intervenes, and they lose their daughter.
Stolen Summer

Stolen Summer (2002)

Rated: PG Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 03/21/2002
The friendship of two young Chicago boys, Irish Catholic Pete and Jewish Danny, is challenged when Danny discovers that he's dying. He and Pete team up to figure out how they can guarantee they'll get into Heaven, making a list of ten good deeds they call the "Decathlon of Heaven".
Unfinished Song

Unfinished Song (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 06/20/2013
Arthur is a grumpy pensioner who is reluctantly inspired by his wife Marion to join a highly unconventional local choir. At odds with his son James, it is left to choir director Elizabeth to try to persuade Arthur that he can learn to embrace life. Arthur must confront the undercurrents of his own grouchy personality as he embarks on a hilarious, life-affirming journey of musical self-discovery.
Out of the Furnace

Out of the Furnace (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 12/03/2013
Russell Baze has a rough life: he works a dead-end, blue collar job at the local steel mill by day and cares for his terminally-ill father by night. When Russell's brother Rodney returns home from serving time in Iraq, he is lured into one of the most ruthless crime rings in the Northeast and mysteriously disappears. The police fail to crack the case, so-with nothing left to lose-Russell takes...
Wish I Was Here

Wish I Was Here (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 07/17/2014
Aiden is an actor who hasn't booked a part in years, while his wife, Sarah, has played the role of family breadwinner, holding down a steady but dull job. Their children have been able to attend an expensive yeshiva school, thanks to Aiden's father who criticizes his son for abandoning his Jewish roots. When Aiden's father announces he has an aggressive cancer and must reserve his money for costly...
Angriest Man in Brooklyn

The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 05/22/2014
Some people have bad days. Henry Altmann has one every day. Always unhappy and angry at the world including everyone in it, Henry sits impatiently at the doctor's office when he is finally seen by Dr. Sharon Gill. Sharon, who is enduring her own bad day, reveals that Henry has a brain aneurysm. This news makes Henry even angrier, yelling at Sharon he demands to know how much time he has left...
Decoding Annie Parker

Decoding Annie Parker (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 05/01/2014
Annie Parker has a personal relationship with breast cancer. Her mother and her sister died of the disease and ultimately she is diagnosed with it too. Naturally affable with an offbeat sense of humor - even in the face of her own mortality, she struggles to hold her family and life together, as her body betrays her. Meanwhile, geneticist Mary-Claire King is convinced there is a link between DNA...

Your Voice In My Head (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/11/2014
Sequoia

Sequoia (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Somewhere Slow

Somewhere Slow (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 01/30/2014
When Anna Thompson gets mixed up in a convenience store robbery, she makes a split-second decision to walk out of her life and into the unknown. On her travels, she meets Travis, a teenage drifter on his own journey of self-discovery.
Beginners

Beginners (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 06/02/2011
Oliver meets the irreverent and unpredictable Anna only months after his father Hal has passed away. This new love floods Oliver with memories of his father who - following 45 years of marriage - came out of the closet at age 75 to live a full, energized, and wonderfully tumultuous gay life. The upheavals of Hal's new honesty, by turns funny and moving, brought father and son closer than they'd...

Galveston (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/04/2015
Alpha Male

Alpha Male (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/10/2006
A rich, dysfunctional English family is torn apart when the patriarch dies suddenly and the mother remarries.

Cook (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/20/2015