Breakaway

(2011)

Overview

A hockey enthusiast since 12 years of age, Toronto-based Rajvinder Singh, even went to the extent of trimming his hair, discarding his Pagri/turban, did not complete his education, incurred the wrath of his father, Darvesh, who wanted him to be involved in the family business as well as confirm and respect Sikh religion principles and values. Hoping to play professional hockey, Rajvinder, along with other fellow Sikh players, instead finds himself treated as the object of ridicule, referred to as a 'joker', by mainstream Caucasian players. Even his friends tease him and ask him to take up 'Guli Danda' and Kabaddi', while his father makes him work for Uncle Sammy as a truck driver. He is attracted to stunning law student Melissa Winters while her brother, Dan, offers to coach Rajvinder and his team. Unable to get themselves included in any team, they form their own...

  1. Noel S Baker

    Writer

  2. Vinay Virmani

    Screenplay

  3. Ajay Virmani

    Writer

  4. Jeff Schechter

    Writer

  5. Matty Simmons

    Writer

  6. Robert Lieberman

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Vinay Virmani

    Rajvinder Singh / Raj / Rajveer

  2. Russell Peters

    Russell Peters

    Sonu

  3. Camilla Belle

    Camilla Belle

    Melissa Winters

  4. Anupam Kher

    Anupam Kher

    Darvesh Singh

  5. Rob Lowe

    Rob Lowe

    Coach Dan Winters

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 30, 2011
    PG
    Theatrical

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    Parental guidance advised. There is no age restriction but some material may not be suitable for all children.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 41m

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Homepage http://breakawaymovie.ca

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