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Breakaway

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Comedy, Romance

Release Date :

September 30, 2011 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Robert Lieberman

Starring :

Vinay Virmani, Camilla Belle, Russell Peters, Noureen DeWulf, Akshay Kumar, Rob Lowe, Anupam Kher, Sakina Jaffrey

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  3 of 5 [Rate It]

“..it will be a smallscreen item helped by the participation of Rob Lowe, some well-known Bollywood thesps and celebrity musicians..”
by Dennis Harvey [Variety]
2 of 4

“..it lacks the focus and charm to make it the next Bend It Like Beckham..”
by Kate Taylor [Globe and Mail]
2 of 4

“..as far as it goes for valuable insights in this pleasant timewaster, which has a good cast but a not-so-good script..”
by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]

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