Breakthrough

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Like its lead character, Breakthrough is fiercely focused on faith -- but its less subtle elements are balanced by strong performances and an uplifting story.

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Tragedy strikes when Joyce Smith's adopted son, John, falls through the ice on a frozen lake in Missouri. Trapped underwater for more than 15 minutes, rescuers bring John back to the surface and rush him to the nearest hospital. While doctors fear the worst, the 14-year-old boy continues to fight for his life as Joyce, her husband and their pastor stay by his bedside and pray for a miracle.

Cast & Crew

Chrissy Metz
Joyce Smith
Josh Lucas
Brian Smith
Topher Grace
Pastor Jason Noble
Marcel Ruiz
John Smith
Sam Trammell
Dr. Sutterer
Rebecca Staab
Cindy Reiger
Mike Colter
Tommy Shine
Grant Nieporte
Screenwriter
Stephen Curry
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Becki Cross Trujillo
Executive Producer
Samuel Rodriguez
Executive Producer
Zoran Popovic
Cinematographer
Maysie Hoy
Film Editor
Marcelo Zarvos
Original Music
Gae S. Buckley
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