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Bend It Like Beckham (2002)

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Parminder Nagra Parminder Nagra
Jesminder 'Jess' Kaur Bhamra
Keira Knightley Keira Knightley
Juliette 'Jules' Paxton
Anupam Kher Anupam Kher
Mr. Bhamra
Archie Panjabi Archie Panjabi
Pinky Bhamra
Shaznay Lewis Shaznay Lewis
Mel
Frank Harper Frank Harper
Alan Paxton
Juliet Stevenson Juliet Stevenson
Paula Paxton


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Gurinder Chadha Gurinder Chadha
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Guljit Bindra Guljit Bindra
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EuroBall

3 years, 10 months ago at Apr 9 18:37
It's about soccer, and it's a pretty European film, complete with: oooo, those dastardly Americans!/I should have gone to America to make money, boo-hoo.

The Indian-immigrant angle is interesting too, especially the one line from Keira Knightley's mom (the elderly white-British matron) who basically cooes at her daughter's Indian friend, saying, in effect: it's *so* good that you y... read more
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Description: Of East Indian origin of the Sikh faith, the Bhamra family have been settled in Great Britain for several years. They have two daughters, Pinky and Jessminder. While Pinky is in the process of getting married, Jessminder is preparing to play football - which is not acceptable to her parents. But Jessminder knows she is good at the sport, and she does receive considerable encouragement. Her parents are clearly uncomfortable with their daughter running around in shorts, chasing a big ball, instead of being clad in a traditional salwar khameez, and learning to cook East Indian recipes. Jessminder must now decide what's important fo ... (more)
Release date: 1 August 2003
UPC: 024543084358
Tags: Comedy (30), Romance (20), Drama (17), Sport (15), Soccer (13), Sports (13), British (11), Football (9), 2002 (9), Indian (8), Family (7), 2000s (7), (6), Teen (5), UK (4), English (3), Chick Flick (3), Teen Movie (3), Bollywood (2), Friendship (2)
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charidotes20 posted a review 3 years, 10 months ago

EuroBall

“It's about soccer, and it's a pretty European film, complete with: oooo, those dastardly Americans!/I should have gone to America to make money, boo-hoo.

The Indian-immigrant angle is interesting too, especially the one line from Keira Knightley's mom (the elderly white-British matron) who basically cooes at her daughter's Indian friend, saying, in effect: it's *so* good that you young Indian girls keep your heads down and do what you're told, and, ah! look at me! I'm *terribly* enlightened. That said, many of the people in the girl's family are about as ugly to her.

Although, there is truth in the one thing they said: those girls really *do* look like boys, when they have their heads shaved so they can play soccer or whatever. *shrugs* I have my own opinions about th” read more


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