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Breaking Point (1994)

A retired police detective reluctantly returns to action to stop a serial killer dubbed "The Surgeon".

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Paul Ziller
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gary Busey ... Dwight Meadows
Kim Cattrall ... Allison Meadows
Darlanne Fluegel ... Dana Preston / Molly Carpenter
Jeff Griggs ... Greg Pike
Blu Mankuma ... Marv Lockhart
Leam Blackwood Leam Blackwood ... Arthur
Laurie Briscoe Laurie Briscoe ... Lynn Vickers
Michael Tiernan Michael Tiernan ... Ragway
Douglas Arthurs ... Det. Craig Van Zant
Deryl Hayes ... Det. Harry Bosman
Philip Granger ... Larry Gravis
Serge Houde ... IA investigator
Stacy Grant ... Andi Lawrence
Frank Ferrucci Frank Ferrucci ... Chuck Reese (as Francesco Ferrucci)
Sharlene Martin Sharlene Martin ... Joanne
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A retired police detective reluctantly returns to action to stop a serial killer dubbed "The Surgeon".

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Thriller

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Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 December 1994 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

Double Suspicion See more »

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3 Full Frame
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Pure (Touching Me)
by John Dexter/Mike James
Performed by West End Girls
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A creepy yet horribly predictable movie
9 July 2000 | by coverme6See all my reviews

The ever unique acting of Gary Busey (Lethal Weapon, Point Break, Under Siege) saves this cliched slasher/film noir movie.

Our star plays Dwight Meadows, a retired Seattle homicide cop who reluctantly returns to the force to stop a copycat serial killer who is imitating the grisly, sexual murders commited by a murderer nicknamed the Surgeon. As it turned out, Meadows had apprehended the Surgeon before, and the copycat killer wants the cop dead as well as his female victims. The case gets closer to home when the killer stalks Dwight's ex-wife Allison (Kim Cattral) and his new partner Dana (Darlanne Fluegal). With enough taunt tension and a gloomy atmosphere, "Breaking Point" looks like a pretty watchable movie. But if it weren't for the slightly dull performances by the secondary actors and the extremely predictable storyline, "Breaking Point" would have been an excellent movie. By far, Busey saves this flick


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