Breakthrough (2019) starring Topher Grace, Chrissy Metz, Dennis Haysbert.
This movie is based on the true story of John Smith, who fell through ice in Lake St. Louis at age 14, while playing with his friends. According to reports, CPR was performed for 27 minutes to no avail.
Joyce Smith (Chrissy Metz), the mother of John, prayed aloud to God and miraculously, the youth had a pulse again.
John is put in a coma, and despite the odds stacked against him, his parents Joyce and Brian (Josh Lucas) were steadfast in their faith in God and in their belief that John will pull through.
- Starring : Topher Grace / Chrissy Metz / Dennis Haysbert
- Genre : Biography / Drama
- Country : United States
- Language : English
- Director : Roxann Dawson
- Production : Fox 2000 Pictures
- Distributor : Twentieth Century Fox / 20th Century Fox / Warner Bros.
Breakthrough release date
- April 17, 2019 : USA
- Topher Grace as Pastor Jason Noble
- Chrissy Metz as Joyce Smith
- Dennis Haysbert as Doctor Garrett
- Lisa Durupt as Paula Noble
- Josh Lucas as Brian Smith
- Mike Colter as Tommy Shine
- Rebecca Staab as Cindy Reiger
- Sam Trammell as Dr. Kent Sutterer
- Ali Skovbye as Emma
- Victor Zinck Jr. as Joe Morrow
- Marcel Ruiz as John Smith
- Kristen Harris as Kay Quinn
- Nancy Sorel as Mrs. Abbott
- Nikolas Dukic as Reiger
- Isaac Kragten as Josh