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The Breaker Upperers (2018)

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For the right price, BFFs Jen and Mel will ruthlessly end any romance. But when one grows a conscience, it threatens to derail their relationship.
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Two women who are cynical about love and run an agency that helps break up unhappy couples. When one of them grows a conscience, it threatens to derail their friendship.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Madeleine Sami ... Mel
Jackie van Beek ... Jen
James Rolleston ... Jordan
Celia Pacquola ... Anna
Ana Scotney ... Sepa
Rima Te Wiata ... Shona
Carl Bland Carl Bland ... Graham
Brett O'Gorman Brett O'Gorman ... Stan
Cohen Holloway ... Joe
Tekeepa Aria Tekeepa Aria ... Sepa's Crew (as Te Keepa Aria)
Amanaki Prescott-Faletau Amanaki Prescott-Faletau ... Sepa's Crew (as Amanaki Prescott)
Moe Laga Moe Laga ... Sepa's Crew
Hilary Samuela Hilary Samuela ... Sepa's Crew (as Hillary Samuela)
Darren Taniue Darren Taniue ... Sepa's Crew (as Bryce Darren Taniue)
Angella Dravid Angella Dravid ... Jodie
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For the right price, BFFs Jen and Mel will ruthlessly end any romance. But when one grows a conscience, it threatens to derail their relationship.

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Plot Keywords:

break up | dating | new zealand | See All (3) »

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Breaking up just got easier.

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Comedy

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Country:

New Zealand

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 February 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Breaker Upperers See more »

Filming Locations:

Auckland, New Zealand

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$2,767,411
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

"A Love Song" performed by Madeleine Sami's wife Ladyhawke (aka Pip Brown) plays over the end credits. See more »

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References Finding Nemo (2003) See more »

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Pump Up The Jam
Written by Kamosi and De-Quincey
Bogam / Universal Music Publishing N.V.
Administered by Universal Music Publishing Pty Ltd
Performed by Technotronic featuring Felly Kilingi (as Felly)
Licensed courtesy of Universal Music New Zealand Limited
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definitely a laughing out loud situation
17 February 2019 | by The_Mich_See all my reviews

Just a great funny, uplifting and easy movie. it doesnt ask you for much, it lets you relax and have a good time. Dark and corky comedy at its best. Good acting, lovable characters. All the characters could have turned out to be played out so stupid or caricaturesque, but the actors do a great job. Its certainly a 'lifter upperer'


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