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Breaking Away
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Breaking Away (1979)

7.7 PG
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: July. 20,1979
Duration: 100min
Country: US
Original Language: en
Director: Peter Yates
Plot: Dave and his pals are impoverished cutters who choose not to attend college. They dislike the wealthy pupils and are residents of Indiana. Dave claims to be Italian and enjoys riding motorcycles. He has feelings for a college-bound Italian girl called Katarina. Telling her he's from Italy is a lie. His goal is to compete for the Italian cycling team. However, something forces him to make changes in his life.
Cast: Dennis Christopher, Dennis Quaid, Daniel Stern, Jackie Earle Haley, Barbara Barrie
Keywords: sport, coming of age, teenage boy, cycling, working class, bicycle, indiana, quarry, bicycle race, serenade

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6.2
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Vision Quest (1985)

6.6 R
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Brother (2023)

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Nelson (2015)

6.1
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Release Date: 2015-12-01
Duration: 11min
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Moto: The Movie (2009)

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The Best of Times (1986)

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The Champ (1979)

6.8
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Release Date: 1979-07-10
Duration: 121min
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Oxford Blues (1984)

5.3 PG-13
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: 1984-08-24
Duration: 97min
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Real Women Have Curves (2002)

6.9 PG-13
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: 2002-10-18
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Country: US
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Edge of Everything (2023)

8.1
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All That Jazz (1979)

7.8 R
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