50/50 (2011)

50/50 Synopsis

Inspired by a true story, 50/50 is an original story about friendship, love, survival and finding humor in unlikely places. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen star as best friends whose lives are changed by a cancer diagnosis in this new comedy directed by Jonathan Levine from a script by Will Reiser. 50/50 is the story of a guy’s transformative and, yes, sometimes funny journey to health – drawing its emotional core from Will Reiser’s own experience with cancer and reminding us that friendship and love, no matter what bizarre turns they take, are the greatest healers.

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2012 Writers Guild Awards Nominations

2012 Writers Guild Awards Nominations

50/50, Bridesmaids, Young Adult and Midnight in Paris are up for Best Original Screenplay, while Breaking Bad, Game of Thorns, and Boardwalk Empire lead TV.
50/50 Blu-ray and DVD Arrive January 24th

50/50 Blu-ray and DVD Arrive January 24th

Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen star in this compelling dramedy about a young man whose life is upended when he's diagnosed with cancer.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Dolphin Tale Wins the Weekend with $14.2 Million

BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Dolphin Tale Wins the Weekend with $14.2 Million

New releases 50/50, Courageous, and Dream House fail to overcome the holdovers in fourth, fifth, and sixth place at the box office.
BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Will The Lion King 3D Roar Again as the Box Office Champ?

BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Will The Lion King 3D Roar Again as the Box Office Champ?

Or can Daniel Craig's Dream House scare up enough audience members to reach the top of the charts this weekend?
EXCLUSIVE: Anjelica Huston Talks 50/50

EXCLUSIVE: Anjelica Huston Talks 50/50

The actress plays Joseph Gordon-Levitt's mom in this new comedic drama from director Jonathan Levine, in theaters Friday, September 30th.
Two 50/50 Red Band Clips

Two 50/50 Red Band Clips

Joseph Gordon-Levitt goes bald for cancer in this raunchy look at Jonathan Levine's upcoming comedic drama.
Second 50/50 Trailer

Second 50/50 Trailer

Seth Rogen and Joseph Gordon-Levitt star in this true-life cancer comedy from director Jonathan Levine.
50/50 Trailer

50/50 Trailer

Seth Rogen and Joseph Gordon-Levitt star as best friends whose lives are changed when one of them is diagnosed with cancer.
Seth Rogen's 50/50 Gets Release Date and Title

Seth Rogen's 50/50 Gets Release Date and Title

The previously untitled cancer dramedy starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anna Kendrick comes to theaters Sept. 30.
James McAvoy Replaced by Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Untitled Seth Rogen Cancer Film

James McAvoy Replaced by Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Untitled Seth Rogen Cancer Film

A new story reveals the actor dropped out of the film.
Anjelica Huston Joins Untitled Seth Rogen/James McAvoy Comedy

Anjelica Huston Joins Untitled Seth Rogen/James McAvoy Comedy

Philip Baker also joins the Jonathan Levine-directed production.
Summit Picks Up Untitled Seth Rogen/James McAvoy Comedy

Summit Picks Up Untitled Seth Rogen/James McAvoy Comedy

Anna Kendrick and Bryce Dallas Howard also star in the film.
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