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Scriptwriter turns cancer ordeal into a comedy

Scriptwriter Will Reiser has written a semi-autobiographical film based on his battle with cancer.

He was diagnosed when he was 25 years old and now his experiences have been made into a film that mixes drama with comedy.

Anna Kendrick, who plays a therapist in the film, described the script as beautiful and honest.

  • 13 Oct 2011
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