Based on the true story of Manchester United's legendary "Busby Babes", the youngest side ever to win the Football League and the 1958 Munich Air Crash that claimed eight of their number.
Did You Know?
Filming took place during the winter of 2010 and was hampered by the heavy snowfall that year. Only on the two days when the scenes of the plane crash in the snow were filmed, there was no natural snow and snow machines had to be employed. See more
In the Munich airport, the clock above the door shows that the plane's takeoff attempts (and the subsequent crash) occurred around 4pm, when in actuality they occurred around 3pm local time. See more
Football is a simple game. You win the ball, you pass the ball, you score a goal. All else is embellishment.
Manchester United Calypso
Words & music by Jones & Watterson
Performed by Edric Connor
Published by EMI Blackwood Music Inc OBO
Robbins Music Corp Ltd (BMI) See more