The Best Movies About Cancer Films
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The Best Movies About Cancer

List Criteria: Movies about cancer

This list features the best movies about the topic of cancer. Many of the films take an in-depth approach to the life of a person who struggles with a cancer diagnosis and the aftermath of the illness, providing an intimate look at how it affects friends and family members. Whether you are facing a similar diagnosis, know someone who has been diagnosed or are just interested in a romantic love story about two people battling the odds together, there is sure to be a movie about cancer on this list that will be what you're looking for.
 
Some of the movies on this list are completely fictional stories, while others take a biographical approach to people who have fought against the odds in their battle with cancer.
 
This list is made up of the best movies about cancer, including: The Family Stone, A Walk to Remember, Decoding Annie Parker, Terms of Endearment, and Life as a House.

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    Julia Roberts, Marg Helgenberger, Aaron Eckhart

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    Dick Butkus, James Caan, Billy Dee Williams

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    Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Shirley MacLaine

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    Mandy Moore, Marisa Miller, Daryl Hannah

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    Sarah Jessica Parker, Rachel McAdams, Claire Danes

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    Anna Kendrick, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen

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