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Next Goal Wins (Blu-ray Review)

Taika Waititi quietly released Next Goal Wins first at Toronto International Film Festival and then in wide release in the fall of 2023. It was a film that just like so many lately came and went without much fanfare.  As with all decades, we seem to get our fair share of underdog true story adaptations […]


Taika Waititi’s “Next Goal Wins” Scores on Blu-ray and DVD, 2/27/24

From Academy Award® winner Taika Waititi* (Thor: Ragnarok, Jojo Rabbit, What We Do In The Shadows) comes Next Goal Wins, a heartwarming and hilarious tale inspired by the true-life story of soccer underdogs American Samoa and their stumbling attempts to qualify for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Described as “big-hearted and feel-good” (Wendy Ide, Screen […]