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Jim Allison: Breakthrough (2019)

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Renegade Texan scientist Jim Allison devotes his life work to find a cure for cancer after the disease takes the life of his mother.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jim Allison Jim Allison ... Himself
Sharon Belvin Sharon Belvin ... Herself
Eric Benson Eric Benson ... Himself
Woody Harrelson ... Narrator (voice)
Lewis Lanier Lewis Lanier ... Himself
Willie Nelson ... Himself (archive footage)
Andrew Pollack ... Himself
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Renegade Texan scientist Jim Allison devotes his life work to find a cure for cancer after the disease takes the life of his mother.

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Genres:

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic material and brief strong language.
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jim Allison: Breakthrough See more »

Filming Locations:

Berkeley, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,679, 29 September 2019

Gross USA:

$87,984

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$87,984
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Uncommon Productions See more »
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Inspirational
8 January 2020 | by jamesaloughSee all my reviews

An inspiring look at a scientist with rare determination. A movie that is necessary for our time in many ways. Absolute must see.


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