The Breaker Upperers

Two women cynical in love, set up an agency to break couples up as a way to avoid letting go and moving on with their lives.

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SOME have compared wacky new Kiwi comedy The Breaker Upperers to Bridesmaids. That’s not quite right.

They are similar in the sense that they’re both female-led comedies that unapologetically relish in being “unladylike”. But if you’re looking for a spiritual twin, The Breaker Upperers is a lot closer to TV series Broad City, with its story of complex and unbreakable female friendship and a fresh, irresistible looseness.

Written, directed and starring Madeleine Sami and Jackie van Beek, The Breaker Upperers is packed full of that awkward, dry-as-a-desert Kiwi wit — the unmistakeable rhythm of a bloody good time at the movies. Plus, it’s produced by Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok, Hunt for the Wilderpeople) and that is a man who knows talent.

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Rated: M - Sex, coarse language and drug use
Director: Madeleine Sami, Jackie van Beek
Cast: James Rolleston, Cohen Holloway, Rima Te Wiata
Running Time: 81 mins


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Thursday 9th Aug 2018 6:15pm


Wednesday 22nd Aug

Ocean's 83:45pm
The Breaker Upperers8:00pm

Thursday 23rd Aug

THE WIFE2:00pm
Closed: Private Function4:00pm

Friday 24th Aug

The Breaker Upperers2:00pm
Ocean's 83:45pm
THE WIFE6:00pm
2001: A Space Odyssey8:00pm

Saturday 25th Aug

Duck Duck Goose12:00pm
Ocean's 81:45pm
THE WIFE4:00pm
Closed: Private Function6:00pm

Wednesday 29th Aug

THE WIFE2:00pm
The Breaker Upperers4:00pm
Ocean's 85:45pm
THE WIFE8:00pm