The story of an American soccer player trying to make it big who turns to Pele, the greatest soccer player of all time, for guidance.

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Jim Youngs ...
Jimmy Kristidis
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Santos
Billy Warlock ...
Vinnie Fortino
Jeremy Green ...
Anna Fortino
Weyman Thompson ...
Roy
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Winston
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Coach
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Mary (as Penelope Miller)
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Georgia Kristidis
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Jerry Norton
Greg Beecroft ...
Pete (as Gregory Beecroft)
Karen Shallo
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The story of an American soccer player trying to make it big who turns to Pele, the greatest soccer player of all time, for guidance.

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Heat of the Night
Written, produced and performed by Lou Kouvaris
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Best Soccer Movie Ever
4 October 2003 | by (Dallas) – See all my reviews

This movie inspired me as a little kid to play soccer. Pele, the legend himself, is in the movie, so that gives it instant credibility. I highly recommend this movie to any true soccer fan, it is definitely low budget, but the soccer is awesome, especially since soccer isn't exactly big market in the U.S.


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