• Publication date: January 13, 2014

The Game of Their Lives

When America was given an invite to attend the 1950 football World-Cup, football (soccer) was relatively unknown in the US. The story of how the team of underdogs managed to shock the world by beating favorites England 1-0 in Horizonte, Brazil…

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2005

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July 31, 2016 18:00 (KSA) ~ July 31, 2016 17:00 (CLT)

(mbc.net) When America was given an invite to attend the 1950 football World-Cup, football (soccer) was relatively unknown in the US. The Hollywood story of how the team of underdogs managed to shock the world by beating favorites England 1-0 in Horizonte, Brazil in one of the championship’s biggest upsets. Gerard Butler portrays American national goalie Frank Borghi

Starring:

  • Gerard Butler as Frank Borghi
  • Wes Bentley as Walter Bahr
  • Jay Rodan as Frank Wallace
  • Gavin Rossdale as Stanley Mortensen
  • Costas Mandylor as Charlie Colombo
  • Louis Mandylor as Gino Pariani
  • Zachery Ty Bryan as Harry Keough
  • Jimmy Jean-Louis as Joe Geatiens

Directed by: David Anspaugh

Rating:  PG for some mild language and thematic elements