Bend It Like Beckham. Image shows from L to R: Jess Bhamra (Parminder Nagra), Jules Paxton (Keira Knightley).

Bend It Like Beckham

2002 British comedy film. Stars Parminder Nagra, Keira Knightley and Jonathan Rhys Meyers.

On TV today at 2:25pm on Film4

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The comic tale of a young Asian woman who joins the local semi-professional football team but opts not to tell her traditionalist family.