Breaking Away

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $20,000,000Details
Further financial details...

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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
94% - Fresh
89% - Upright

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 13th, 1979 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Keywords: Miscellaneous Sports
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1979/07/13 3 $17,702   1 $17,702   $17,702 3
1979/07/20 2 $287,424 +1,524% 95 $3,026   $314,658 10

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Amy Wright    Nance
Daniel Stern    Cyril
Dennis Christopher    Dave
Dennis Quaid    Mike
John Ashton    Mike's Brother
P.J. Soles    Suzy
Jackie Earle Haley    Moocher

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Peter Yates