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Diego Maradona (2019)

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Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage, this documentary centers on the career of celebrated football player Diego Armando Maradona, who played for S.S.C. Napoli in the 1980s.

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Asif Kapadia
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 12 nominations. See more awards »

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Pelé ... Self (archive footage)
Diego Armando Maradona ... Self (voice) (archive footage) (as Diego Maradona)
Claudia Villafañe Claudia Villafañe ... Self (voice) (archive footage)
Dalma Maradona Dalma Maradona ... Self (archive footage)
Maria Rosa Maradona Maria Rosa Maradona ... Self (voice)
Gianinna Maradona Gianinna Maradona ... Self (archive footage)
Cristiana Sinagra Cristiana Sinagra ... Self (archive footage)
Diego Maradona Jr. Diego Maradona Jr. ... Self (archive footage)
Giovanni Marino Giovanni Marino ... Self (voice)
Fernando Signorini Fernando Signorini ... Self (voice) (archive footage)
Gianni Minà Gianni Minà ... Self (voice)
Jorge Burruchaga ... Self (archive footage)
Víctor Hugo Morales Víctor Hugo Morales ... Self (voice)
Diego Maradona Sr. Diego Maradona Sr. ... Self (archive footage) (as Don Diego Maradona)
Corrado Ferlaino Corrado Ferlaino ... Self (voice) (archive footage)
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Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage, this documentary centers on the career of celebrated football player Diego Armando Maradona, who played for S.S.C. Napoli in the 1980s.

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Rebel. Hero. Hustler. God. See more »


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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Former England goalkeeper Peter Shilton said that he, along with several other former England players, declined an invitation to attend the movie's UK premiere because they were playing darts. See more »

Quotes

Diego Armando Maradona: When you're on the field, the life goes away, the problems go away, everything goes away!
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Connections

Referenced in Clique: Episode dated 24 January 2020 (2020) See more »

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it's good
23 August 2019 | by rsrkalloeSee all my reviews

If you like football, you'll like this movie. Diego Armando Maradona is for many the best footballer in the world. In this documentary you'll see his moments in the spotlight and the dramatic things that happened behind the scene. A beautiful and powerful documentary.


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Country:

UK

Release Date:

20 September 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Naples, Italy

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,656,890
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1.85 : 1
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