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Breaking Away (1980–1981)

TV Series | 60 min | Drama, Family

Four buddies live in Bloomington, Indiana, facing life as working class "cutters" in a college town. Focus is on Dave and his $1200 La Strada bike.
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Creator
Steve Tesich (created by)
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Status
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Updated Nov 29, 1980

Release date (First episode)
Nov 29, 1980 (United States)

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49 cast members
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Barbara Barrie
Evelyn Stoller / Eveyln Stoller Evelyn Stoller / Eveyln Stoller   See fewer
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Shaun Cassidy
Dave Stoller Dave Stoller   See fewer
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8
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Thom Bray
Cyril Cyril   See fewer
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Vincent Gardenia
Ray Stoller Ray Stoller   See fewer
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8
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4
Dominique Dunne
Paulina Bornstein / Paulina Paulina Bornstein / Paulina   See fewer
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3
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2
Lou Walker
Mr. Fields / Security Guard Mr. Fields / Security Guard   See fewer
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Dee Dee Darlington
Francoise Francoise   See fewer
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1
Lenora May
Jeanne Lindsay Jeanne Lindsay   See fewer
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Mark Metcalf
The Racer The Racer   See fewer
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1
Julia Duffy
Desk Clerk Desk Clerk   See fewer
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1
Colleen Riley
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Cynthia Leake
Carolyn Carolyn   See fewer
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Dennis Robertson
Mr. Simms Mr. Simms   See fewer
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Woody Eney
Doughtery Doughtery   See fewer
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Wendi Wimmer
Actress Actress   See fewer
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1
Danny Nelson
Mechanic Mechanic   See fewer
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Jack Gordon
Realtor Realtor   See fewer
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Paula Trueman
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Muriel Moore
Reena Puffer Reena Puffer   See fewer
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Alan Mandell
Pinball Player Pinball Player   See fewer
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Laurens Moore
Walt Puffer Walt Puffer   See fewer
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Bill Eudaly
College Student College Student   See fewer
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Olympia Dukakis
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Jeff Corey
Professor Manchester Professor Manchester   See fewer
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Lauri Huffer
Jennifer Jennifer   See fewer
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Tom Lennon
1st Frat Boy 1st Frat Boy   See fewer
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Gary McEvoy
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Tim S. Riley
Townie (uncredited) Townie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steve Goldberg
Cyclist in Peloton (uncredited) Cyclist in Peloton (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.5 / 10 | 108 votes