Breakaway (2011)

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...

Directing:
  • Rob Lieberman

Writing:
  • Jeff Schechter
  • Matty Simmons
  • Noel S Baker

Stars:
Release Date: 2011-09-30
themoviedb icon 5.8/10
  • Country: CA, IN
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 101
Rob Lowe
Rob Lowe
Coach Dan Winters
Sakina Jaffrey
Sakina Jaffre...
Livleen Singh
Noureen DeWulf
Noureen DeWul...
Reena
Vinay Virmani
Vinay Virmani
Rajvinder Singh / Raj / Rajveer
Camilla Belle
Camilla Belle
Melissa Winters
Anupam Kher
Anupam Kher
Darvesh Singh
Gurpreet Ghuggi
Gurpreet Ghug...
Uncle Sammy
Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar
Himself
Al Mukaddam
Al Mukaddam
Inderjit
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