Breaking In
Breaking In (1989)

An aging cat burglar takes on a young protege in this comedy. Though the young man is green and a bit wild, the seasoned pro (Burt Reynolds) sees potential and so patiently attempts to instill in him notions of caution and pride in his… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: October 13, 1989
DVD Release Date: April 16, 2002
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Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Delightfully charming low-key funny mismatched buddy crime caper pic.

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Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

Breaking In is a charming, warm and completely entertaining movie - the kind you'll enjoy best after sitting through something particularly mindless and loud.

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Douglas Pratt
DVDLaser

Not much happens, but it is entertaining

Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

A low-key and intriguing teaming of John Sayles and Billy Forsyth that features a terrific performance by Reynolds.

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Flixster Audience Score: 38% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
Unusual buddy film as old hand burglar/safecracker Reynolds (thankfully lowkey for a change - avoiding his usual big Cheesy Ham persona) takes in a young guy… More