Breakdown


1h 33m 1997

Brief Synopsis

A couple is driving from Massachusettes to California when their jeep breaks down in a desolate part of the Southwest. The wife accepts the offer of a truck driver to take her to the nearest cafe where she can call for assistance. When the husband starts the car himself, he goes to the cafe where th

Film Details

Also Known As
Breakdown - Point de rupture
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Barstow, California, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; Sacramento, California, USA; Moab, Utah, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 33m

Synopsis

A couple is driving from Massachusettes to California when their jeep breaks down in a desolate part of the Southwest. The wife accepts the offer of a truck driver to take her to the nearest cafe where she can call for assistance. When the husband starts the car himself, he goes to the cafe where the driver claims that he's never met him or his wife before. The husband begins a frantic search for his missing wife.

Crew

Dwayne Abernathy

Craft Service

Gavin Alcott

Assistant Camera Operator

Veronica Alexander

Assistant

Craig Ames

Costumes

Lawrence Andrews

Production Assistant

Albert Aquino

Boom Operator

James M Arnett

Stunt Coordinator

Seth Arnett

Stunts

Tony Bacigalupi

Apprentice

Jeri Baker

Hair Stylist

Paul Belenardo

Production Auditor

Stuart Boros

Music Supervisor

Felipe Borrero

Sound Mixer

Steve Boyd

Transportation Coordinator

Tim Boyle

Other

Derek G Brechin

Editor

Preston Brown

Grip

Scott Browning

Assistant

Torben Bulbring

Production Assistant

Ron Cardarelli

Grip

John Casino

Stunts

Dennis Cavalier

Production Auditor

Michael Chandler

Sound Editor

Doug Chartier

Grip

Pamela Chess

Assistant

Robert Cheung

Electrician

Christine Cholvin

Music

Joseph Coleman

Assistant Production Coordinator

Harry Colomby

Executive Producer

Norm Compton

Stunts

Gary Coppola

Foley Recordist

Bill Coss

Assistant Camera Operator

Richard L Cowitt

Property Master

Michael A Crowley

Other

Peg Cummings

Set Decorator

Dionne Dana

Hair Stylist

Larry Dean Davis

Assistant Camera Operator

Robert Dawson

Main Title Design

Sandy De Crescent

Music Contractor

Dino De Laurentiis

Producer

Martha De Laurentiis

Producer

Shirley Delovich

Production Assistant

Shane Dixon

Stunts

Eddy Donno

Stunts

Terry Dresbach

Costume Designer

Adam Druxman

Assistant Director

Bryan Duff

Assistant Property Master

Syd Dutton

Matte Painter

Yusef Edmonds

Camera

Thom Ehle

Consultant

David Elliott

Construction Coordinator

Linda Emmons-cunningham

Location Manager

Guy Faria

Special Effects

Loris Favaron

Caterer

Jonathan Fernandez

Executive Producer

Gigi Ferraioli

Caterer

Cary Fisher

Camera Operator

Cliff Fleming

Helicopter Pilot

Alfonso Flores

Production Assistant

Richard Foreman

Photography

Hector Freeman

Assistant

Steven R. Gehrke

Script Supervisor

Jennifer Giancola

Production Assistant

Mark Ginther

Stunts

John Graffeo

On-Set Dresser

Neil Grenberg

Assistant Editor

James Halty

Stunts

Murvel Hanson

Props

Ron Hardman

Transportation Coordinator

Barbara Harris

Adr Voice Casting

Gene Hartline

Stunts

Brian Hercado

Production Assistant

Alex Hillkurtz

Storyboard Artist

Heather Hillmeyer

Electrician

Pamela Hilse

Assistant Production Coordinator

Cindy Jo Hinkleman

Assistant Sound Editor

Tony Hobbs

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Tom Hoerber

Makeup Artist

Frank Holgate

Camera Operator

Kim Horridge

Assistant Production Coordinator

Casey Hotchkiss

Camera Operator

Thomas Houchins

Costumes

Steve Housewright

Location Manager

Jennifer Howard

Art Department Coordinator

David J Hudson

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Gunner Hunneke

Production Assistant

Paul Iannizzotto

Property Master

Kevin Lamont Jackson

Stunts

Chris Jacquemin

Other

David B Jarrell

Lighting Technician

Steve Jazkowiak

Foley Recordist

Sue Jennings

Production Coordinator

Gary J Jensen

Grip

Gillian Johnson

Foley Editor

Greg Johnson

Special Effects Assistant

Jon Johnson

Sound Editor

Keii Johnson

Stunts

Al Jones

Stunts

Christopher Jones

Assistant

Gerard Jordan

On-Set Dresser

Brent Jose

Assistant

Daryl Kell

Music Editor

Teresa Kelly

Post-Production Supervisor

Steve Kelso

Stunts

Kevin Kern

Special Effects Assistant

Eugene Kerry

Grip

Dale Knight

Production Assistant

Robert Ellison Knight

Other

Jennifer Kouba

Costume Supervisor

Robert Krywicki

Auditor

Val Kuklowsky

Adr Editor

Keith Kumanoto

Production Auditor

Ken Kushnick

Music

Lance Layman

Assistant Camera Operator

Helena Lea

Music Editor

Jim Leabeater

Other

Carol Lewis

Casting

Dennis Liddiard

Makeup Artist

Michael E Listorti

Dolly Grip

Hal Long

Production Assistant

Pearl A Lucero

Production Supervisor

Sid Lucero

Grip

Diana Lupo

Stunts

Mary Mahdavi

Production Auditor

Earl Martin

Foley Recordist

Cynthia A. Martinez

Production Assistant

Richard Marvin

Music

Mark Mauricio

Other

Lee Mayman

Art Director

Mark Mcbryde

Foley Artist

John Mccabe

Props

Frank Mceldowney

Other

Niles Mcelroy

Electrician

David L Mcguire

On-Set Dresser

Greig Mcritchie

Original Music

Jeff Milewsky

Grip

Judd Miller

Soloist

Susan Mills

Hair Stylist

Douglas Milsome

Director Of Photography

Theresa Repola Mohammed

Negative Cutting

Sam Montgomery

Screenplay

Peter Morales

Production Assistant

Lloyd Moriarity

Grip

Richard Mosier

Assistant Camera Operator

Jonathan Mostow

Screenplay

Jonathan Mostow

From Story

Lisa Mozden

Assistant Editor

Hugh Aodh O'brien

Stunts

John O'grady

Dolly Grip

Dan Owen

Grip

Victoria Paul

Production Designer

Erica Pearce

Production Assistant

Jeffrey Perkins

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Mark Perry

Other

David Pessamato

Foreman

Jim Petti

Assistant

Steve Picerni

Stunts

Basil Poledouris

Music

Basil Poledouris

Music Conductor

David Poole

Special Effects Assistant

Jason Poteet

Camera Operator

Robert Presley

Camera Operator

Adam Press

Production Assistant

Jimmy Raitt

Property Master

David Rhineer

Assistant Camera Operator

Greg Rhineer

Assistant Camera Operator

Artist Robinson

Associate Producer

Artist Robinson

Assistant Director

Troy Robinson

Stunts

Reyes Rodriguez

Props

Jimmy Romano

Stunts

Pat Romano

Stunt Coordinator

Malanie Romero

Hair

Malanie Romero

Makeup Artist

Robert Ross

Special Effects Assistant

Kenneth Roth

Production Assistant

Michael D. Roundy

Special Effects Foreman

Curtis Roush

Consultant

Bob Rutledge

Foley Artist

Mark Sadler

Electrician

Mark Sakamoto

On-Set Dresser

Shane Salerno

Other

Rick Sanders

Transportation Captain

Ron Santoco

Grip

Alexis Scher

Stunts

Rod Schumacher

Visual Effects

Stacey Seeds

Costumes

Matvey Shatz

Color Timer

Roberta Y Shintani

Production Auditor

Charles K Simmers

Assistant Director

Scott Smalley

Original Music

Tristano Solari

Props

Greg St Johns

Assistant Camera Operator

Deanna Stadler

Production Assistant

Cheryl Starbuck

Script Supervisor

Ellen Statham

Stunts

Edward Steidele

Foley Artist

Raymond Stella

Director Of Photography

Jeffrey D. Stevens

Medic

Kevin Stitt

Editor

Film Details

Also Known As
Breakdown - Point de rupture
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Barstow, California, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; Sacramento, California, USA; Moab, Utah, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 33m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring May 2, 1997

Released in United States on Video October 14, 1997

Kurt Russell reportedly received $10-12 million for this project.

Kurt Russell reportedly received $10-12 million for this project.

Began shooting April 9, 1996.

Completed shooting June 28, 1996.

Released in United States Spring May 2, 1997

Released in United States on Video October 14, 1997