PG | | Comedy, Family, Sport
A teacher on exchange from England is placed in an underachieving Texan school, where she coaches the children in soccer, improving their self esteem and leading to unexpected success.
Three of the main child actors appeared in baseball movies, Chauncey Leopardi (Evan) and Patrick Renna (Larry) appeared in The Sandlot (1993), Billy L. Sullivan (Jeffery) appeared in Little Big League (1994), and Jay O. Sanders (Coach Jay Huffer) appeared in Angels in the Outfield (1994).
Miss Anna Mongomery:
Oh, that's right. What I call football, you call soccer. So, this is a soccer ball.
Lou Gates, Sue Gates: We don't play soccer.
Tak Yamato: It's for foreigners.
Miss Anna Mongomery: Well, I'm a foreigner.
Lou Gates, Sue Gates: Well, we're American.
Before the shootout, The Big Green choose the following order: Juan, Kate, Nick, Sophia, Newt. However when the actual shootout is happening the order is as follows: Juan, Kate, Sophia, Nick, Newt.
$4,688,285 (USA) (1 October 1995)