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Bend It Like Beckham

While marrying a nice Indian boy in a customary wedding ceremony and learning to cook a Punjabi dinner doesn't seem like a problem for her sister Pinky (Archie Panjabi), Jess would rather be out in the park, playing a good game of soccer with the neighborhood boys. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B+
Violence: A-
Sexual Content: B-
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 112
Theater Release: 01 Aug 2003
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MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Bend It Like Beckham is rated PG-13: for language and some sexual situations

Cast: Parminder Nagra, Keira Knightly, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

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