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critic reviews( 3 )
  • Guggenheim doesn't bring much visual style to the game. But he brings heart (and some Bruce Springsteen on the soundtrack) to the story of a lost Jersey girl redeemed by sport. Yeah, I cried. And cheered. You will too. show more

  • For all the personal ties to the material, the film too often reaches for broad-strokes inspiration in a way that feels generic. show more

  • Dermot Mulroney takes the largest male role, that of the driven ex-soccer star and patriarch of the onscreen family. From certain angles he looks like a Shue too. show more

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