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Breaking Bad 

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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.

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Vince Gilligan
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Bryan Cranston ...  Walter White 62 episodes, 2008-2013
Anna Gunn ...  Skyler White 62 episodes, 2008-2013
Aaron Paul ...  Jesse Pinkman 62 episodes, 2008-2013
Betsy Brandt ...  Marie Schrader 62 episodes, 2008-2013
RJ Mitte ...  Walter White, Jr. 62 episodes, 2008-2013
Dean Norris ...  Hank Schrader 62 episodes, 2008-2013
Bob Odenkirk ...  Saul Goodman 43 episodes, 2009-2013
Steven Michael Quezada ...  Steven Gomez 34 episodes, 2008-2013
Jonathan Banks ...  Mike Ehrmantraut 28 episodes, 2009-2012
Giancarlo Esposito ...  Gustavo 'Gus' Fring 26 episodes, 2009-2011
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Storyline

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

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Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

20 January 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Breaking Bad See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | DTS (DTS HD Master Audio 5.1)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Betsy Brandt wears purple in every episode. Marie and Hank have purple everything in their home. Dishes, sheets, furniture and even bathroom items. See more »

Goofs

In the opening credits, the "Br" and "Ba" in "Breaking Bad" are presented as if they are entries from a periodic table of elements. The additional pieces of information included are atomic number, atomic mass, oxidation states, and electron shell configuration. Each of these is depicted accurately for both Br (bromine) and Ba (barium), except the electron shell configuration for Ba is copied verbatim from Br. The periodic table that the entry for Ba is visually extracted from contains the correct information. The creators were most likely aware of this, but thought the opening had enough merit to warrant this disregard for correctness under artistic license. See more »

Quotes

Jesse Pinkman: You have a great rest of your life, kid.
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Crazy Credits

Opening credits use chemical symbols from the periodic table of elements as part of names : bromine (Br), and barium (Ba) for the title, none for creator Vince Gilligan (except when he gets a V for Vanadium), one for cast and crew members. See more »

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All episodes were rerun on an on-demand cable channel in some areas, without commercials but with additional scenes not included on AMC. See more »

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User Reviews

 
Truly Amazing, Wonderful, Perfect.
17 June 2019 | by ShyinxSee all my reviews

  • All Together - 99/100 (Favorite Episode: Felina)


1 - Season Five - 100/100 (Favorite Episode: Felina)

2 - Season Four - 99/100 (Favorite Episode: Face Off)

3 - Season Three - 99/100 (Favorite Episode: Full Measure)

4 - Season One - 98/100 (Favorite Episode: Pilot)

5 - Season Two - 98/100 (Favorite Episode: Grilled)

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⭐Screenplay: 100/100

⭐Acting Performance: 99/100

⭐Film Editing: 98/100

⭐Cinematography: 98/100

⭐Visual Effects: 93/100

⭐Sound Effects: 96/100

⭐Art Direction & Set Decoration: 96/100

⭐Original Scores: 95/100

⭐Makeup: 97/100

⭐Costume Design: 95/100

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This serie is unique. This is somehow realistic and amazing also. I have watched so many "Based On A True Story" movies but none of them real amazing for me. (Just A Beautiful Mind was very good.)

I don't know how script writers think this serie. It is real complicated and amazing story. I did watch this serie twice. I tried to find nonsense parts. I just found two nonsense things in all five seasons. It is best crime, drama TV series possible. Amazing storyline, acting, cinematography. Definetly it is the best tv serie of all time.


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