Bend It Like Beckham

Bend It Like Beckham
A comedy about bending the rules to reach your goal, Bend It Like Beckham explores the world of women’s football, from kick-abouts in the park to freekicks in the Final. Set in Hounslow, West London and Hamburg, the film follows two 18 year olds with their hearts set on a future in professional soccer. Heart-stopping talent doesn’t seem to be enough when your parents want you to hang up your football boots, find a nice boyfriend and learn to cook the perfect chapatti.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Actors: Anupam Kher, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Keira Knightley, Parminder Nagra
Director: Gurinder Chadha
Year: 2002
Runtime: 112 minutes
Rating: 6.7/10 (95,266 votes)
Rated: PG-13