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Another Disney underdog sports team of misfit kids (soccer this time) learns to play a new sport and become champions, while building self-esteem, making friends and solving a variety of dramatic family crises, through the able assistance of a foreign exchange teacher and a former local sports hero as coaches. Written by Brian Fries <brian@sii.com>

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Rated PG for some mild language | See all certifications »

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29 September 1995 (USA)  »

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Boisko szczescia  »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)

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$17,725,500 (USA)
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During the first game between The Big Green and The Knights, Sheriff Tom mentions Bubba Smith after Kate tackles a Knights player. Steve Guttenberg starred in the first four Police Academy films which also starred Bubba Smith in a supporting role. See more »

Goofs

During the opening "cheeto-feed" a bag of Crunchy style Cheetos are used. But in several scenes "Puffed" Cheetos are seen on the kids. See more »

Quotes

Newt Shaw: I'm little, I'm low to the ground, I got power, I got moves! I'm your man!
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Can't Stop the Music (2014) See more »

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AS LONG AS WE CAN WALK
Written by Richard Rudolph and Michael Sembello
Performed by Jeff Paris and The Immigrants
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Good Lord...just watch "Heavyweights" instead
22 March 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie is beyond terrible. I have rarely seen a combination of directing, cinematography and screenplay that is this bad. Seriously...go do story problems in an 8th grade math book before you watch this...honestly. You will thank me later. The story is of course a complete cliché that has been done a thousand times...but the effort put forward here is beyond reprehensible. Even the songs in the movie are bad. Little giants, heavyweights, both bad news bears movies, ladybugs...these are all 10/10 compared to this disgusting wad of complacency. How Steve Gutt could actually read this script and say yes is beyond me, but hey...money is money. If you need to kill some time, try a screwdriver to the brain for a couple hours....at least the pain will remind you life is worth living.


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