The Big C and Why Fiction Celebrates Terminal Illness [Review] | AndersonVision
The Big C brings together every season of Showtime's most underappreciated original series. Laura Linney used to clean up Awards wise on a show that many of you might have forgotten it ever existed. That's because it's about terminal cancer. Terminal illness has this bizarre way of being treated lightly or harshly in our fiction. Yet, it's never given the face-level value it deserves as an inevitable life experience. Doubt me? Check out the statistics.