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Bend It Like Beckham (2002)

PG-13 08/01/2003 (US) ComedyDramaRomance 1h 52m

Sometimes, to follow your dreams... you've got to bend the rules!

Overview

Jess Bhamra, the daughter of a strict Indian couple in London, is not permitted to play organized soccer, even though she is 18. When Jess is playing for fun one day, her impressive skills are seen by Jules Paxton, who then convinces Jess to play for her semi-pro team. Jess uses elaborate excuses to hide her matches from her family while also dealing with her romantic feelings for her coach, Joe.

  1. Gurinder Chadha

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Paul Mayeda Berges

    Screenplay

  3. Guljit Bindra

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Parminder Nagra

    Parminder Nagra

    Jesminder 'Jess' Kaur Bhamra

  2. Keira Knightley

    Keira Knightley

    Juliette 'Jules' Paxton

  3. Jonathan Rhys Meyers

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers

    Joe

  4. Anupam Kher

    Anupam Kher

    Mr. Bhamra

  5. Shaheen Khan

    Mrs. Bhamra

  6. Frank Harper

    Alan Paxton

  7. Juliet Stevenson

    Juliet Stevenson

    Paula Paxton

  8. Ameet Chana

    Ameet Chana

    Tony

  9. Archie Panjabi

    Archie Panjabi

    Pinky Bhamra

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Full Cast & Crew

Bend It Like Beckham
Bend It Like Beckham

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $3,500,159.00

Revenue $76,578,641.00

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