Breaking Point (1989) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Breaking Point

Peter Markle, 1989

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Beware of the Dog
Roald Dahl, 1946

Breaking Point is a movie directed by Peter Markle in 1989 and based on the book Beware of the Dog by Roald Dahl, first published in BOOK. The movie features Corbin Bernsen, Joanna Pacula, John Glover, David Marshall Grant, Lawrence Pressman, Ken Jenkins, and others.

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RATING

5.4

/ 10

Movie Poster: Breaking Point (Peter Markle, 1989)

7

/ 10

Book Cover: Beware of the Dog (Roald Dahl, 1946)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of Beware of the Dog, the 1946 book by Roald Dahl.

Beware of the Dog

Read by: Cillian Murphy

Storyline

With D-Day less than 72 hours off, top US intelligence officer Jefferson Pike, is captured by the enemy. Pike, one of handful of officers who know where the allies will strike, is a professional who the Nazis know will never succumb to torture. They hatch a diabolical plan to deceive him into thinking that the war is over and he’s recuperating from memory loss in a US hospital in Germany.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Breaking Point, the 1989 movie by Peter Markle

Year

1989

Minutes

100

Movie Rate

5.40

Source: IMDb

Cover of Beware of the Dog, the book by Roald Dahl

Year

1946

Pages

19

Book Rate

7.08

S: Goodreads

Book

Beware of the Dog

Country: UK

First published in: 1946

Length: 19 pages

Genre: Fiction

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Other screen adaptations of the book

Movie poster
36 Hours (1964)
Movie by George Seaton

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Poster of Breaking Point, the 1989 movie by Peter Markle

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Cover of Beware of the Dog, the book by Roald Dahl

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