The Breaker Upperers is enjoying huge local success, and continues it’s rave review streak after a stellar run at SXSW. NZ Herald’s Francesca Rudkin calling it “laugh out loud funny” and the “perfect picker upperer.”
"THE PERFECT PICKER UPPERER..."
The film crossed the million dollar mark at the New Zealand box office after just two weeks, and grossed more in it’s first four days than ‘Bridesmaids.’ It continues to screen in theatres across the country after more than a month of release, with movie goers tweeting and hash tagging up a storm.
Festival darlings Jackie Van Beek and Madeleine Sami continue their post-SXSW festival buzz with Sydney Film Festival’s opening night gala featuring The Breaker Upperers. The film is released in Australia in late July.