Breaking Bad (2008)

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A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family's future.

Country United States

Genre Drama, Crime, Thriller

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  • TV-14
  • Country: United States
  • Runtime: 49min
  • 20 Jan 2008 (United States)
  • Popularity Rank: 15



When chemistry teacher Walter White is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given only two years to live, he decides he has nothing to lose. He lives with his teenage son, who has cerebral palsy, and his wife, in New Mexico. Determined to ensure that his family will have a secure future, Walt embarks on a career of drugs and crime. He proves to be remarkably proficient in this new world as he begins manufacturing and selling methamphetamine with one of his former students. The series tracks the impacts of a fatal diagnosis on a regular, hard working man, and explores how a fatal diagnosis affects his morality and transforms him into a major player of the drug trade. Written by WellardRockard, jackenyon

Keywords: albuquerque new mexico, chemistry, drug, crystal meth, methamphetamine

Genres: Drama, Crime, Thriller


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When Going Gets Tough, a Not-So-Tough Turns to Meth
And crime is a particularly tempting fantasy. Be it the new movie “Mad Money,” in which Diane Keaton plays a bourgeois housewife forced to work as a janitor when her husband is laid off, or “Breaking Bad,” films and television increasingly tap into that sense of economic and social backsliding, finding humor and pathos in the white-collar world’s undignified struggle for dignity.
It’s the pacing that makes “Breaking Bad” more of a hard slog than a cautionary joy ride. It has good acting, particularly by Bryan Cranston (“Malcolm in the Midd...

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Author: Alessandra Stanley

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Languages: English, Spanish

Release Date: 20 Jan 2008 (United States) See more

Also Known As: BE See more

Filming Locations: 9560 Snow Heights Circle NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA See more