• Breaking In (1989)

Breaking In

Release Date: October 13th, 1989

DVD Release Date: April 16th, 2002

R |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Reaching retirement age, professional burglar Ernie Mullins (Burt Reynolds) is ready to call it quits, but only after he pulls one last job. When he breaks into what should be his final home, he comes across the young and directionless intruder Mike (Casey Siemaszko). Identifying some latent, untapped talent in the kid, Mullins decides to put retirement on hold and take the precocious housebreaker under his wing, teaching the inexperienced criminal the tricks of the trade.

Cast: Burt Reynolds, Casey Siemaszko, Sheila Kelley, Lorraine Toussant, Albert Salmi, Harry Carey Jr., Maury Chaykin, Stephen Tobolowsky

Director: Bill Forsyth

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: The Samuel Goldwyn Company

Keywords: Quest, Rise, Friendship, Hilarious, Friend, Suspenseful, Temptation, 1980s