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Breaking Away

A delightful sleeper. Set in Bloomington, Indiana, and nominated for an Oscar for Best Picture (it lost to KRAMER VS. KRAMER), BREAKING AWAY is a very funny and touching story about love, growing up, bicycle racing, and class consciousness. Dave Stohler (C… (more)

Released: 1979

Rating: PG

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(Movie Clip) My Name Is Enrico Gimondi
Non-collegiate Bloomington, Indiana bike enthusiast Dave (Dennis Christopher), who s been enjoying acting like he s Italian, goes all-in when he see (more…)
(Movie Clip) This Quarry Hole Is Mine!
Bloomington, Indiana locals Moocher, Dave, Mike and Cyril (Jackie Earle Haley, Dennis Christopher, Dennis Quaid, Daniel Stern) at their main hangout, (more…)
(Movie Clip) We Are Not Italian
In the opening we met Bloomington, Indian townie Dave and buddies, here we meet his parents, Paul Dooley and Barbara Barrie, lamenting his obsession I (more…)
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02:52 — This charming, Academy Award winner (1979, Screenplay) cycles high on comedy as four friends come to terms with life after high school. When top-notch (more…)

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  • Released: 1979
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: A delightful sleeper. Set in Bloomington, Indiana, and nominated for an Oscar for Best Picture (it lost to KRAMER VS. KRAMER), BREAKING AWAY is a very funny and touching story about love, growing up, bicycle racing, and class consciousness. Dave Stohler (C… (more)

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