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Breaking Free (1995)

PG  |   |  Drama  |  24 January 2003 (Finland)
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When troubled, cynical teen Rick chooses service at a camp for the blind over serving time at a correctional facility, he thinks he's found the easy way out. Instead, it's the way to a new ... See full summary »

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Lillian Morris
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When troubled, cynical teen Rick chooses service at a camp for the blind over serving time at a correctional facility, he thinks he's found the easy way out. Instead, it's the way to a new life. Friendship. Step by step, as Rick helps a blinded Gymnast rediscover the joys of competition through equestrian show jumping, they begin to take control of the most important journey of all... a journey called life. Written by Matthew Smith

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Sometimes Love Is Not Blind.

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Rated PG for a brief scene of mild violence

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It is really good, saw it last night!
21 May 2001 | by (Washington USA) – See all my reviews

I think this is a great movie...I was mad at some parts...I laughed at some parts...I even cried at some parts...Breaking Free is a great family movie...I will recommend it to my family...Feature Films For Families is a great organization.


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