Next Goal Wins trailer: are you ready for some football?

I saw this last week. It is one of the greatest movies about sports I have ever seen. It is one of the most moving movies of any kind I have ever seen. The reaction in the screening room among a crowd of jaded film critics was unlike anything I have ever experienced before.

This trailer is a fair representation of the film, but no trailer could possibly do justice to the experience of the film.

This movie is going to be huge.

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LaSargenta
LaSargenta
Tue, Mar 04, 2014 3:36pm

Looks like I’ll want to be there.

MarkyD
Tue, Mar 04, 2014 7:48pm

Really? I normally can’t stand schmaltzy sports movies. I give them a try when one gets great reviews or makes a ton of money for some reason. In that vein, Moneyball was really darn good, and The Blind Side was manipulative pap.
I’ll give this a try if it’s really that great.

MaryAnn Johanson
reply to  MarkyD
Tue, Mar 04, 2014 9:59pm

It’s not schmaltzy. At all.

RogerBW
RogerBW
Wed, Mar 05, 2014 12:53pm

I watched the trailer to the end. Given when I’m starting from in terms of sports films, that’s not bad going.

Beowulf
Beowulf
Thu, Mar 06, 2014 8:24pm

Huge? Where? Not in America, surely.

MaryAnn Johanson
reply to  Beowulf
Thu, Mar 06, 2014 11:15pm

I’d like to think so, but perhaps not. Still, the rest of the world is a big place. :->

Jaiyah
Jaiyah
Thu, Mar 13, 2014 1:12am

i saw it also in a screening in LA! LOVED IT!!! :)