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Breaking Through

Breaking Through

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Monday, December 30, 1996 11.8 20 1
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  • Season: 1996-97
  • Network: ABC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Family Violence, Medical/Disease/Mental Illness, True Story

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Plot Synopsis

A compassionate social worker tries desperately to help a teenage deaf-mute who has been abused by her father and kept virtually a prisoner in a rundown tenement . With the help of her new mentor the illiterate young woman soon learns sign language and begins to blossom into an intelligent and trusting young woman.


Production Company:

  • Grossbart-Barnett-Iezman

Production Type:

  • Independent
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