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"Everyone thought they were crazy, until they proved everyone wrong."
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Tween Annie Parker has lived a picturesque life until one autumn in 1976 when she hears her mother fatally collapse. Elsewhere, geneticist Mary-Claire King has been researching the genetic cause of breast cancer; her research has already quantified the gene variation between humans and chimps. However, her theories on breast cancer are less-commonly acknowledged.

Perspective jumps back to Annie at 19, who has now lost her father, married, and pregnant. While Annie's older sister has tried to help Annie, she contracts the same cancer as her mother and passes away months later. Annie also develops severe breast cancer and undergoes chemotherapy. In addition to losing her hair, her husband cheats with her best friend and leaves prior to the diagnosis of Annie's second cancer. Despite numerous setbacks, Annie's resolve strengthens with the passing of each and every one of her personal tragedies.

During Annie's battle, King has researched a hereditary origin for breast and ovarian cancers by collecting DNA from families with a high occurrence of breast cancer. This research eventually pays off in 1990, when she links chromosome-17 to an inherited flaw that she calls BCRA1. King winds up on Time's cover, while Annie emerges triumphant after contracting a third cancer.

Decoding Annie Parker is an Drama movie that was released in 2014 and has a run time of 1 hr 31 min. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.2 and a MetaScore of 56.

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| 2014 | 1 hr 31 min | 6.2/10 | 56/100
Cast
Helen Hunt, Samantha Morton, Aaron Paul, Rashida Jones
Studio
Dorado Media and Capital, Media House Capital, Story and Film, Ubiquimedia, Ozymandias Productions
Director
Steven Bernstein
Produced By
Steven Bernstein, Keith Kjarval, Clark Peterson, Stuart W. Ross, Ron Senkowski, Johnathan Brownleei, Mary Vernieu
Language
English
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