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Breaking Glass (1980)

PG  |   |  Drama, Musical  |  September 1980 (USA)
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A rock singer is determined to rise to the top of the profession, letting nothing stand in the way of that goal.

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Danny
Hazel O'Connor ...
Kate
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Woods
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Ken
Peter-Hugo Daly ...
Mick
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Tony
Gary Tibbs ...
Dave
Charles Wegner ...
Campbell
Mark Wing-Davey ...
Fordyce
Hugh Thomas ...
Davis
Derek Thompson ...
Andy
Nigel Humphreys ...
Brian
Ken Campbell ...
Publican
Lawri Ann Richards ...
Jane (as Lowri-Ann Richards)
Peter Tilbury ...
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A rock singer is determined to rise to the top of the profession, letting nothing stand in the way of that goal.

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It will tear your heart out. See more »

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First feature film written or directed by Brian Gibson. Gibson went onto direct some other rock films such as Still Crazy (1998) and What's Love Got to Do with It (1993). See more »

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Publican: [after listening to the band's loud punk-rock music] It's not exactly Mantovani, is it?
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One More Time
Sung by Victi Silva (as Victy Silva)
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11 January 2000 | by (New York, New York) – See all my reviews

I first saw "Breaking Glass" in 1980, and thought that it would be one of the "Movie Classics". This film is a great look into the music industry with a great cast of performers. This is one film that should be in the collection of everyone and any one that wants to get into the music industry. I can't wait for it to be available on DVD.


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