Conceived by means of in vitro fertilization, Anna Fitzgerald (Abigail Breslin) was brought into the world to be a genetic match for her older sister, Kate (Sofia Vassilieva), who suffers from acute promyelocytic leukemia, in order to keep her alive. This movie is really great, you'll have to watch with someone next to you as you will need a shoulder to cry on. Believe me, my boyfriend use mine :P
My Sister's Keeper (2009) Anna Fitzgerald looks to earn medical emancipation from her parents who until now have relied on their youngest child to help their leukemia-stricken daughter Kate remain alive. Cameron Diaz, Abigail Breslin, Alec Baldwin...drama
Um filme de Nick Cassavetes com Abigail Breslin, Sofia Vassilieva : Sara (Cameron Diaz) e Brian Fitzgerald (Jason Patric) são informados que Kate (Sofia Vassilieva), sua filha, tem leucemia e possui poucos anos de vida. O médico sugere aos pais que tentem um procedimento médico ortodoxo, gerando um filho de provet...
Sara, her mother, always has to listen to her beautiful daughter talk about how "ugly" she is. At this moment in the story, Sara has had enough of Kate's complaints and decides to shave her head to make her daughter see that hair does not control whether you are pretty or not because everyone is pretty in their own way.
“Let me tell you this: if you meet a loner, no matter what they tell you, it's not because they enjoy solitude. It's because they have tried to blend into the world before, and people continue to disappoint them.” ― Jodi Picoult, My Sister's Keeper