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Lev Yashin, The Dream Goalkeeper (2019)
Lev Yashin, The Dream Goalkeeper (2019)
Original name: Лев Яшин. Вратарь моей мечты
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An ordinary working class boy, like all his peers, he played football day and night and dreamed of being a striker. But no matter which team he played for - in the yard, at the factory, or in the army - he was inevitably put in goal. Lanky, with long arms, he could reach the most difficult ball. His desire to play out field gave birth to a new, unique goalkeeping style.
Style: based on true events, thought provoking, suspenseful, exciting, propaganda film, disturbing
Plot: football, sport team, football team, friendship, friends
Time: 21st century
Place: ussr

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Duration: 84 min.
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