Breakdown

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When his SUV breaks down on a remote Southwestern road, Jeff Taylor lets his wife, Amy, hitch a ride with a trucker to get help. When she doesn't return, Jeff fixes his SUV and tracks down the trucker -- who tells the police he's never seen Amy. Johnathan Mostow's tense thriller then follows Jeff's desperate search for his wife, which eventually uncovers a small town's murderous secret.

Who Stars in Breakdown

Kurt Russell
Jeffrey " Jeff " Taylor

Kurt Russell

J.T. Walsh
Warren " Red " Barr

J.T. Walsh

Kathleen Quinlan
Amy Taylor

Kathleen Quinlan

M.C. Gainey
Earl

M.C. Gainey

Jack Noseworthy
Billy

Jack Noseworthy

Rex Linn
Sheriff Boyd

Rex Linn


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Production

Dino De Laurentiis Company


Paramount

Spelling Films


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Status
Released

Release Date
1997-05-02

Original Language
English

Runtime
1 hr 35 mins

Budget
$ 36,000,000.00 (Estimated)

Revenue
$ 50,159,144.00 (USA)

Profit
$ 14,159,144.00 (Estimated in USA)

Genres
Drama Action Thriller

Keywords
california bank ransom car breakdown kidnapping donut highway barn vacation stranded deception murder suspense redneck diner extortion captive car chase desert trucker


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