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The Breaks (1999)

R
86 min | Comedy

Funny hood movie about a white boy from Ireland who was adopted by a loving, helpful and supportive black family and then was brought up in the predominant black neighborhood and he was the minority. The introduction does great at setting ...See moreFunny hood movie about a white boy from Ireland who was adopted by a loving, helpful and supportive black family and then was brought up in the predominant black neighborhood and he was the minority. The introduction does great at setting the world and characters up for the easy to follow story that does not require full attention to back able Written by gotdathang See less
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Feb 26, 1999 (United States)

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Anthony Anderson
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Michelle Buffone
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Teddy Lane Jr.
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Mitch Mullany
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Gary Payton
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Reynaldo Rey
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Larry B. Scott
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Mik Scriba
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Leslie Segar
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6.2 / 10 | 1,093 votes