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Year: 2017

Original Title: Breathe

Country: UK

Length: 117 minutes

Genre: Drama, Biography, Romance

Studios: Imaginarium Productions

Distributor: STX Entertainment

Suitable for 12 years and over

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Release Dates

United Kingdom: October 27 2017

United States: October 13 2017


Ranking: 2,387 out of 14,163 movies (up 385)


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'Breathe' is based on the true story of Robin Cavendish, an intelligent, attractive, athletic and adventurous young man who, having found the woman of his life, Diana, is paralyzed as a result of polio disease. Although at first Robin wants death, with the help of his wife he will realize that he can still enjoy life and live it to the fullest. Thus, both will manage to change their life and that of all those around them in this inspiring story of overcoming. Robin not only became an example of overcoming, but also in the extraordinary case of the man who has lived more with assisted breathing. Andy Serkis ('The Lord of the Rings', 'The War of the Planet of the Apes') makes his directorial debut directing Andrew Garfield, Oscar nominee for Best Actor in a Leading Role for 'Hacksaw Ridge,' and Claire Foy, winner of the Golden Globe for Best Actress in TV Drama Series for 'The Crown'. Hide full plot... Show full plot


Cast Breathe

Miranda Raison

Mary Dawney

Andrew Garfield

Robin Cavendish

Claire Foy

Diana Cavendish

Diana Rigg

Lady Neville

Tom Hollander

David Blacker



Trivia Breathe

'Breathe' is the directorial debut of Andy Serkis, an actor best known for playing Gollum in 'The Lord of the Rings' and César in the latest films of the 'Planet of the Apes' franchise.