Extras

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Official Trailer

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Official Trailer

The Emperor of All Maladies artfully weaves three different films in one.

Official Trailer

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Why Cancer is so difficult to cure

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Why Cancer is so difficult to cure

Cancer cells are constantly mutating and become resistant to drugs

Why Cancer is so difficult to cure

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies What is Cancer?

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

What is Cancer?

Cancer is the fastest growing disease on earth.

What is Cancer?

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Themes of Cancer

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Themes of Cancer

Pushing the envelope of discovery is the great theme of cancer research.

Themes of Cancer

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Terrence Howard

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Terrence Howard

Academy Award-nominated actor Terrence Howard talks about the cancer "bully."

Terrence Howard

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Suleika Jaouad

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Suleika Jaouad

A young woman, a keyboard and cancer.

Suleika Jaouad

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Sue Taylor

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Sue Taylor

Dr. Taylor lost her brother at a very young age to cancer.

Sue Taylor

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Scientific Proof

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Scientific Proof

Scientists are finally able to prove the health hazards of smoking.

Scientific Proof

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Robert Sandler

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Robert Sandler

In 1947 Robert Sandler received his first injection of controversial amniopterin

Robert Sandler

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Researchers Montage

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Researchers Montage

Multiple clips from doctors and researchers on the subject of cancer.

Researchers Montage

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Pam Cromwell

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Pam Cromwell

Fighting cancer on your terms.

Pam Cromwell

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Palliative Care

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Palliative Care

Some patients need to deal with end of life prognosis and choices.

Palliative Care

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Maura Tierney

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Maura Tierney

Television actress Maura Tierney talks about her breast cancer diagnosis.

Maura Tierney

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Mary-Claire King

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Mary-Claire King

In the 1970s Mary Claire King began investigating genetic links of cancer in families

Mary-Claire King

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Lew Klein

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Lew Klein

Lew Klein finds the humor in everything, even a cancer diagnosis.

Lew Klein

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Ken Jeong

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Ken Jeong

Actor Ken Jeong found out that his wife had breast cancer when he started his big role.

Ken Jeong

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Keith Friend

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Keith Friend

In loving memory of Keith Friend - A great spirit and inspiration.

Keith Friend

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies The Jimmy Fund

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

The Jimmy Fund

Dr. Sidney Farber instigates a national campaign for cancer- The Jimmy Fund.

The Jimmy Fund

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Jerri Little

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Jerri Little

Jerri Little uses her music to deal with cancer.

Jerri Little

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Jerrica Santiago

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Jerrica Santiago

Fighting childhood cancer with humor.

Jerrica Santiago

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Jeff Castelaz

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Jeff Castelaz

Jeff lost his son Pablo to cancer when he was 6 years old.

Jeff Castelaz

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Jeannie Joseph

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Jeannie Joseph

Find out about Jeannie Joseph's story. She says, "you've got to keep fighting."

Jeannie Joseph

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Intro

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Intro

Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book the film tells the story of cancer

Intro

Video thumbnail: Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Highlights

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Highlights

Highlights from the film.

Highlights

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