Like the inspiring heroes in 'Miracle', 'Remember The Titans', and 'The Rookie', the amazingly gifted Santiago Muñez, a young immigrant living in the barrios of Los Angeles, has an impossible dream - to play soccer for a world class team. Unexpectedly getting a tryout with one of England's premier soccer clubs, Newcastle United, Santiago finds himself totally alone in a world where soccer is a religion and the players are gods. Now he not only has to prove he has the passion, talent, and determination to make it alongside the best in the world, but he has to overcome his own demons and those of others. Filled with memorable characters, great heart, and real-life soccer legends, 'Goal! The Dream Begins' is a triumphant story about believing in your dreams.¥

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Goal! The Dream Begins (2005)

PG

Sports/Romance/Drama · 1h 58m · 5/12/2006

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Every Dream Has A Beginning

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Like the inspiring heroes in 'Miracle', 'Remember The Titans', and 'The Rookie', the amazingly gifted Santiago Muñez, a young immigrant living in the barrios of Los Angeles, has an impossible dream - to play soccer for a world class team. Unexpectedly getting a tryout with one of England's premier soccer clubs, Newcastle United, Santiago finds himself totally alone in a world where soccer is a religion and the players are gods. Now he not only has to prove he has the passion, talent, and determination to make it alongside the best in the world, but he has to overcome his own demons and those of others. Filled with memorable characters, great heart, and real-life soccer legends, 'Goal! The Dream Begins' is a triumphant story about believing in your dreams.¥

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Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United Kingdom, United States

Production Company

Touchstone Pictures

Budget

$30,000,000

Revenue

$27,610,873
Part Of
Cast
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Peter Rnic

Football Club Chairman (uncredited)
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Brian Lonsdale

Fan
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Martin Tyler

Himself
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Chuen Tsou

Newcastle Supporter (uncredited)
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Patrick Kluivert

Himself (uncredited)
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Gordon Price

Bar Patron (uncredited)
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Jack Gustav

Goalkeeper / Himself (uncredited)
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Steven Gerrard

Himself (uncredited)
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Kieron Dyer

Himself (uncredited)
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Robert Dearle

Football Fan (uncredited)
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Tracy Dali

Cheerleader (uncredited)
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Robyn Cooper

Waitress (uncredited)
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Jordy Cernik

Football Fan (uncredited)
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Alex Castillo

Landscaper (uncredited)
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Ernesto Cantu

Various (voice) (uncredited)
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Ayden Callaghan

Newcastle Reserves (uncredited)
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Rafael Benítez

Himself (uncredited)
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Milan Baros

Himself (uncredited)
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Adam Baroni

Newcastle UTD Reserve Player (uncredited)
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Stephen Nicholas

Newcastle Player (uncredited)
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Ren Urano

Chinese Chef (uncredited)
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Galina Liss

Cheerleader (uncredited)
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Herman Chavas

Referee
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Jorge Cervera

Cesar
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Kuno Becker

Santiago Munez
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Miriam Colon

Mercedes
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Tony Plana

Hernan Munez
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Leonardo Guerra

10-Year-Old Santiago
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Neil McDermott

Morrison (uncredited)
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John Arne Riise

Himself (uncredited)
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Nito Larioza

Soccer Player (uncredited)
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Yumi Mizui

Chinese Waitress (uncredited)
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Stephen Graham

Des
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Ken Mood

Football Supporter (uncredited)
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Lee Ross

Bluto
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Kevin Knapman

Jamie Drew
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Ashley Walters

Carl Francis
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Gary Lewis

Mal Braithwaite
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Kieran O'Brien

Hughie McGowan
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Anna Friel

Roz Harmison
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Robert Dixon

Bobby Redfern
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Jack McBride

Walter
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Craig Heaney

Phil
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Christopher Fairbank

Foghorn
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Calum Aynsley

Kid 2
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Alex Parkin-Goodchild

Kid 1
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Ashlea Sanderson

Girl
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Michael Gunn

Immigration Official 2
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Andy Hawthorne

Immigration Official 1
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Peter Michael McGowan

Reporter 2
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Christopher Connel

Reporter 1
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Marcel Iures

Erik Dornhelm
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Rhydian Jones

Sales Person
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Glynis Brooks

Cleaner 1
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Cassandra Bell

Christina
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Maxine Evans

Cleaner 2
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Toneey Acevedo

Older Mexican Man (uncredited)
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Daniel Maier

Patient
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Ani James

V.I.P (uncredited)
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Sean Pertwee

Barry Rankin
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Andy Kidd

Bouncer
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Russell Honeywell

Extra - Football Supporter (uncredited)
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James Middlemarch

Rafael Benitez (uncredited)
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Marcus Shultz

Jamie
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Sabri Reyiz

Uzaktan Sut Çeken Adam
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Danielle E. Hawkins

Cheerleader (as Danielle Hawkins)
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Herman Chavez

Referee
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Shivani Ghai

Ground Attendant
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Zinédine Zidane

Himself
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Raúl González

Himself (as Raúl González Blanco)
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David Beckham

Himself
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Sven-Göran Eriksson

Himself
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Greg Ellis

Charlie the Newcastle Fan
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Brian Johnson

Himself
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Leslie Randall

Mr. Ives
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Louise Franklin

Drunk Girl
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Mike Elliot

Gordon
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Nicholas Lumley

Taxi Dispatcher
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Baden Burns

Teenager
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Louis Lennie

Teenager
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Madeleine Moffat

Woman in Tower Block
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Frances Barber

Carol Harmison
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Blondell Taylor

Sister
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Montse Pla

Nurse (uncredited)
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Alessandro Nivola

Gavin Harris
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Patrick T. Johns

Newcastle Supporter (uncredited)
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Emma Field-Rayner

Lorraine
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Ed Pearce

St John's Ambulance Worker (uncredited)
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Lewis Till

Manchester United Reserve Team Player (uncredited)
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Kelsey Barney

Cheerleader #6 (uncredited)
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Alexander von Roon

Val's Husband (uncredited)
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Lasco Atkins

Football Supporter (uncredited)
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Lacey Jones

Cheerleader (uncredited)
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Dean Knowsley

Police Officer (uncredited)
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Alan Shearer

Himself
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Du'aine Ladejo

Claudio (uncredited)
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Wayne Thompson

Press Photographer (uncredited)
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Michael Thompson

Newcastle Thug (uncredited)
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Daniel Sogamoso

Football Fan (uncredited)
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Dirk Smith

Newcastle Managers Assistant (uncredited)
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Christopher Johnson

Fan Extra (uncredited)
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Jonathan Hernandez

Armando
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Scott Johnson

Football Supporter (uncredited)
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Jon Kabira

Announcer (uncredited)
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Stephen Dillane

Glen Foy
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Zachary Johnson

Rory
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Jake Johnson

Tom
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Kate Tomlinson

Val
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Donald Li

Chinese Restaurant Manager
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Alfredo Rodríguez

Julio
Crew
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Ian La Frenais

Writer
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Dick Clement

Writer
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Adrian Butchart

Writer
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Mike Jefferies

Writer
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Danny Cannon

Director
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Goal! The Dream Begins

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

5/12/2006

Disc Title Front Cover

Goal! The Dream Begins

(Blu-ray)

11/21/2006

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