History Film / BendItLikeBeckham

29th Oct '16 5:46:30 AM leraluna
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* TheBeard: [[spoiler: Jess' best friend Tony, who is in the closet, offers to marry her so she could keep playing soccer and he wouldn't have to come out.]]


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* HeIsNotMyBoyfriend: Jules mistakes Tony for Jess' boyfriend and they say this almost word by word. [[spoiler: He's not her boyfriend indeed since he's in the closet]].
27th Sep '16 8:02:27 PM sanzuwu13
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* HoYay: No small amount. In the original script, [[HideYourLesbians Jess and Jules WERE gay]]. The subtext is still bluntly obvious—and at the end of the movie, even though Jess and Joe kiss, she basically flies off into the sunset with Jules.

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* HoYay: LesYay: No small amount. In the original script, [[HideYourLesbians Jess and Jules WERE gay]]. The subtext is still bluntly obvious—and at the end of the movie, even though Jess and Joe kiss, she basically flies off into the sunset with Jules.
27th Sep '16 8:01:54 PM sanzuwu13
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* LesYay: No small amount. In the original script, [[HideYourLesbians Jess and Jules WERE gay]]. The subtext is still bluntly obvious—and at the end of the movie, even though Jess and Joe kiss, she basically flies off into the sunset with Jules.

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* LesYay: HoYay: No small amount. In the original script, [[HideYourLesbians Jess and Jules WERE gay]]. The subtext is still bluntly obvious—and at the end of the movie, even though Jess and Joe kiss, she basically flies off into the sunset with Jules.
27th Sep '16 7:58:37 PM sanzuwu13
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* LesYay: Jess and Jules originally were going to be lesbian. The subtext is still bluntly obvious—and at the end of the movie, even though Jess and Joe kiss, she basically flies off into the sunset with Jules.

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* LesYay: No small amount. In the original script, [[HideYourLesbians Jess and Jules originally were going to be lesbian.WERE gay]]. The subtext is still bluntly obvious—and at the end of the movie, even though Jess and Joe kiss, she basically flies off into the sunset with Jules.
27th Sep '16 7:56:24 PM sanzuwu13
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*LesYay: Jess and Jules originally were going to be lesbian. The subtext is still bluntly obvious—and at the end of the movie, even though Jess and Joe kiss, she basically flies off into the sunset with Jules.
13th Jul '16 6:49:26 AM Nethilia
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* NoNameGiven: Jess's parents' given names aren't said at any time. Even in the end credits, they're just Mr. and Mrs. Bhamra. (Though her father's name, Mohan Singh Bhamra, is briefly said when he is on the phone rebooking the wedding.)

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* NoNameGiven: Jess's parents' given names aren't said at any time. Even in the end credits, they're just Mr. and Mrs. Bhamra. (Though her father's name, Mohan Singh Bhamra, is briefly said when he is on the phone rebooking the wedding; her mother's first name is heard in a deleted scene at the wedding.)
13th Jul '16 5:51:51 AM Nethilia
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* NoNameGiven: Jess's parents' given names aren't said at any time. Even in the end credits, they're just Mr. and Mrs. Bhamra.

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* NoNameGiven: Jess's parents' given names aren't said at any time. Even in the end credits, they're just Mr. and Mrs. Bhamra. (Though her father's name, Mohan Singh Bhamra, is briefly said when he is on the phone rebooking the wedding.)
17th May '16 1:35:02 AM StFan
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'''''Bend It Like Beckham''''' is a 2002 British film directed by Gurinder Chadha.

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'''''Bend ''Bend It Like Beckham''''' Beckham'' is a 2002 British film directed by Gurinder Chadha.



!!This film provides examples of:

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!!This film !!''Bend It Like Beckham'' provides examples of:



* TheBechdelTest: Passes with flying colors.
* BigGame: Soccer, especially for Jules
** Since it's half-British, this is a must.

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* TheBechdelTest: Passes with flying colors.
* BigGame: Soccer, especially for Jules
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Jules. Since it's half-British, this is a must.
15th Feb '16 7:27:55 AM Levviathan6
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* TheBechdelTest: Passes with flying colors.
9th Aug '15 10:16:26 AM JessMK
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* IWantGrandkids : Jules' mother's delight on learning that one of the England women's national football team is a married mother suggests that her desperation for Jules to look for a man, and her hostility to the thought of Jules being a lesbian, could be this trope.
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