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Breakthrough (2019)

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When her 14-year-old son drowns in a lake, a faithful mother prays for him to come back from the brink of death and be healed.

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Roxann Dawson

Writers:

Grant Nieporte (screenplay by), Joyce Smith (based upon the book by)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Topher Grace ... Pastor Jason Noble
Josh Lucas ... Brian Smith
Chrissy Metz ... Joyce Smith
Mike Colter ... Tommy Shine
Dennis Haysbert ... Doctor Garrett
Marcel Ruiz ... John Smith
Nancy Sorel ... Mrs. Abbott
Sam Trammell ... Dr. Kent Sutterer
Rebecca Staab ... Cindy Reiger
Ali Skovbye ... Emma
Victor Zinck Jr. ... Joe Morrow
Stephanie Czajkowski ... Melissa
Taylor Mosby ... Chayla
Maddy Martin ... Abby Sutterer
Nikolas Dukic ... Reiger
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Storyline

When he was 14, Smith drowned in Lake Saint Louis and was dead for nearly an hour. According to reports at the time, CPR was performed 27 minutes to no avail. Then the youth's mother, Joyce Smith, entered the room, praying loudly. Suddenly, there was a pulse, and Smith came around.

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Biography | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic content including peril | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 April 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Breakthrough See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$14,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,282,333, 21 April 2019, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$39,012,955, 19 May 2019

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$43,181,327, 8 May 2019
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

The first 20th Century Fox film to be distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. See more »

Goofs

When the pastor and his family are eating breakfast, there is a plate of strawberries by his daughter. When the kids get up, the plate changes to strawberries AND bananas, then back to just strawberries. However, this is clearly a divine sign. See more »

Quotes

Joyce Smith: Now's not a good time.
Pastor Jason Noble: I know... that's why I'm here.
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Great movie
13 May 2019 | by mlf-19663See all my reviews

It cracks me up to read reviews of people complaining about the religious parts in movie. The whole thing was...it was advertised that way! If you don't like religion....don't go see a religious movie!!! Too funny! It was a great movie about faith and the power of it! Great to see a movie like this out there be a big hit!!


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