In World War II, a group of Nazi officers come up with a propaganda event in which an all star Nazi team will play a team composed of Allied Prisoners of War in a Soccer (Football) game. The Prisoners agree, planning on using the game as a means of escape from the camp. Written by
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Now is the time for heroes.
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Did You Know?
, who played the young goalkeeper who has his arm broken in the film, never played in goal professionally. Instead he enjoyed a successful career as a winger with Millwall, Ipswich Town, Portsmouth and the Republic of Ireland. See more
The microphone used by the radio announcer at the soccer match is an RCA model 77B, a model not introduced until the late-1940s. See more
Referenced in Mean Machine
Symphony 5, 4th movement
Written by Dmitri Shostakovich See more