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Breaking Through (1996)

TV Movie | 93 min | Drama

Laura is a 20 year old deaf girl who has never been taught sign language. She is rescued from neglect and physical abuse by Pam, a social worker. Pam teaches her how to communicate and uncovers Laura's true personality.
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Pamela Malouf (as Pam Malouf-Cundy)
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Philip Dean Foreman (as Philip Foreman)
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Updated Dec 30, 1996

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Dec 30, 1996 (United States)

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25 cast members
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JoBeth Williams
Pam Willis (as Jobeth Williams) Pam Willis (as Jobeth Williams)   See fewer
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Kellie Martin
Laura Keyes Laura Keyes   See fewer
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Alan Rosenberg
Ned Burkett Ned Burkett   See fewer
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Thomas Kopache
Ray Keyes Ray Keyes   See fewer
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Jennifer Delora
Sister Anne Sister Anne   See fewer
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Sal Lopez
John Sanchez John Sanchez   See fewer
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John Apicella
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Mark Arnott
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Chad Hagobian
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Nelson Mashita
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Deborah Offner
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Jeanne Paulsen
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Rose Portillo
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Ratings Breakdown

7.1 / 10 | 227 votes