Breaking Free

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Breaking Free ★★½ 1995 (PG)

Teenaged loser Rick Chilton (London) forms an unlikely friendship with bitter gymnast Lindsay (Phillips) who's been blinded and forced to give up her dreams. Mostly avoids the stickiness inherent in such stories thanks to some fine performances. 106m/C VHS . Jeremy London, Gina Philips, Christine Taylor, Megan Gallagher, Nicolas Surovy, Adam Wylie, Brian Krause, Scott Coffey; D: David Mackay; C: Christopher Faloona; M: Steve Dorff.