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Overall B+

The dream of playing professional soccer begins for Santiago Munez (Kuno Becker) when a former scout for a British football team spots the young man. But he will have to overcome enormous obstacles before he can reach his Goal! The feel-good script also contains a few content obstacles for young viewers.

Violence B
Sexual Content C
Profanity C
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some sexual content, language and a brief drug reference.

Why is Goal! The Dream Begins rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: Goal! The Dream Begins is rated PG-13 for for some sexual content, language and a brief drug reference.

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable for members of your family. We also encourage you to check our full review and our movie information page.

In this movie about pursuing one’s dreams, a desire for a better life and the opportunity to play soccer/football motivate some characters to lie. Alcohol consumption is seen in sports bars, pubs and at private parties, with several characters drinking to excess. Medicinal drug use is shown, and illegal drug use is mentioned. Sexual relationships are implied (but not depicted), especially with one character that awakes with a hangover and finds himself in bed with two women. Scantily clad females are shown, and a group of them try to undress a young man. Language concerns consist of mild and moderate profanities as well as some sexual slang terms. Sport violence (like tackling, pushing and falling) and injuries (non-graphic) are shown.

Goal! The Dream Begins
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba PG Not Recommended for Young Children-----
Ontario PG
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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