Break (2009)

An introverted hitman named Frank is contracted to carry out a most unusual contract in this stylish neo-noir drama featuring Charles Durning, Michael Madsen, James Russo, and David Carradine. "The Man" is the biggest crime boss… More

Directed By:
Rated: Unrated
Running Time:
Release Date: May 1, 2009
DVD Release Date: July 14, 2009
Add Your Rating
User Score

Available Online

Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Andrew Barker

Ugly and inert, Break strives for grindhouse thrills but lacks the verve and style that made those films so beloved, and is neither sincere nor intelligent enough to develop into anything more.

Full review…
Steve Ramos
Boxoffice Magazine

Only Madsen walks away from Break with his reputation unscathed, and this is if only because he's already something of a B-movie kingpin.

Full review…
Glenn Whipp
Los Angeles Times

Break contains all the elements you'd expect from a hard-boiled Quentin Tarantino knockoff: the complicated hit men, the fetishes, the blood baths, not to mention the presence of Michael Madsen and David Carradine.

Full review…
Tim Grierson
L.A. Weekly

What's most stunning about Break, beyond its pitifully amateurish production values and badly choreographed fight sequences, is that it actually has name actors in it.

Full review…
More reviews for Break