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Breaking the Rules (1992)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama | 9 October 1992 (USA)
Two friends take their dying buddy on one last road trip.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Shawn Phelan ... Young Phil
... Young Gene
... Young Rob
... Phil Stepler
... Gene Michaels
... Rob Konigsberg
Kent Bateman ... Mr. Stepler
Krista Tesreau ... Rob's Date
... Mary Klinglitch
Eurlyne Epper ... Redneck Woman
... Redneck #1
Steven Chambers ... Redneck #2
Mark Rosenblatt ... Bartender
Frank Wagner ... Justice of the Peace
Manuel Pickett ... Minister in Arizona
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A cancer stricken man takes his two best friends whom he hasn't seen in a long time on a road trip. The two friends aren't talking to each other due to a bad fallout years ago. On the way they meet an attractive wild woman with a heart of gold. Written by Mystic80

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Rated PG-13 for sex related dialogue and a scene of sensuality | See all certifications »
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9 October 1992 (USA)  »

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Sketches  »

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Filmed in 1989 but remained unreleased until 1992 due to the original studio filing for bankruptcy. See more »

Quotes

Phil Stepler: I will reach down your fucking neck and pull your throat out through your mouth.
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THIS FILM DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF S.I. See more »

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References The Honeymooners (1955) See more »

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Yo Yo Mama
Music and Lyrics by Frank Fitzpatrick and Simon Franglen
Performed by James Ide
Produced by Frank Fitzpatrick and David Kitay
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Excellent movie!
23 March 2005 | by See all my reviews

I would highly recommend this comedy-drama to anyone. I sincerely enjoyed this gem of a movie. The acting was great and sincere. It was funny. It was serious and thought provoking. It had some sad moments and some thrilling moments. In the end, it made me cry, so it is definitely an emotional movie.

Even though I knew what to expect, or so I thought, the movie caught me off guard with a surprise twist and a very emotional one.

I also liked the singing and music in this film. The soundtrack to it must be awesome. The singing was just fantastic. The performances were powerful and enthralling.

All in all Breaking the Rules (Sketches) was class-A entertainment and worth viewing by anyone wanting to see a really good show with some substance. I can't recommend it enough. I give it a thumbs up.

See this movie. You won't be disappointed.


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