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The Footballest (2018)

Los futbolísimos (original title)
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The members of a soccer school team must to solve why some referees fell asleep in the last games.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julio Bohigas-Couto ... Pakete
Milene Mayer ... Helena
Marcos Milara Marcos Milara ... Toni
Iker Castiñeira Iker Castiñeira ... Camuñas
Daniel Crego Daniel Crego ... Tomeo
Roberto Rodríguez Roberto Rodríguez ... Angustias
Samantha Jaramillo Samantha Jaramillo ... Anita
Martina Cabrera Martina Cabrera ... Marilyn
Pablo Isabel Pablo Isabel ... Ocho
Joaquín Reyes Joaquín Reyes ... Emilio
Carmen Ruiz ... Juana
Antonio Pagudo ... Felipe
Norma Ruíz Norma Ruíz ... Alicia
Toni Acosta ... Laura
Jorge Usón ... Chacón
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Paco is a 11 years-old boy nicknamed Pakete after failing five penalty kicks in five games consecutively who lives in the town of Soto Alto with his parents, patrol police Emilio and antiquarian/passionate soccer lover Juana, and with his teen older brother Víctor. Member of the Soto Alto's school soccer team with his friends Camuñas, Tomeo, Marilyn, Angustias, Ocho, Toni and Anita, and trained by the good-intention but incompetent coaches Felipe and Alicia, Pakete's life worsen after his classroom partner and beauty neighbor Helena (who secretly is Pakete's love interest) joins to the team: Laura, Anita's mother and school's vice-principal, hates the soccer and she wants undo the team to change it by a child chorus if the team downgrades to a lower category; in addition, Helena's parents are filing for divorce and if the team misses, Helena's father will get the custody and take her away. Trying to win the remaining soccer games to save the situation, in one of them the referee fall ... Written by Chockys

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Taglines:

La mayor aventura es ser parte del equipo (The greatest adventure is being part of the team)

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Comedy | Sport

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

24 August 2018 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Najfutbolniejsi See more »

Filming Locations:

Madrid, Madrid, Spain See more »

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Budget:

€3,500,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Atmos

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Color
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Pakete is a misspelling of the Spanish word "paquete", that in a derogatory way it means numskull, oaf, dumbbell, idiot or moron. See more »

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Great movie for kids.
2 April 2019 | by chelseazaragozaSee all my reviews

I saw this at the cinema last summer and have now watched it again on DVD. It was, I remember, extremely popular during the summer much to the chagrin of Spanish film critics who tend to be terrible snobs when reviewing Spanish films. The comedy works, the story entertains and the characters draw you in. Well worth watching if you want to spend a fun two hours.


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