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Goal! The Dream Begins (2005)

PG-13
118 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

The extremely talented Santiago Munez is given a chance at professional football, after being spotted by a scout who has ties with Newcastle United.
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Mike Jefferies (story) (screenplay) | Adrian Butchart (screenplay) | Dick Clement (screenplay) | Ian La Frenais (screenplay)
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$ 10,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 1,921,838
Gross (USA)
$ 4,283,255
Gross (World)
$ 27,610,873
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Release date
May 12, 2006 (United States)

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Leonardo Guerra
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Tony Plana
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Miriam Colon
Mercedes Mercedes   See fewer
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Kuno Becker
Santiago Munez Santiago Munez   See fewer
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Herman Chavez
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Donald Li
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6.7 / 10 | 56,311 votes