About the film
prison sports amateur football (soccer) football (soccer) football (soccer) coach
Release Date: December 26, 2001
|Slogan||:||«It's Not Just About Football, It's About Pride Inside!»|
|Production Companies||:||SKA Films|
|Producers||:||Albert S. Ruddy, Guy Ritchie, Matthew Vaughn, Cynthia Pett-Dante, Georgia Masters, Adam Bohling|
|Writers||:||Tracy Keenan Wynn, Chris Baker, Charlie Fletcher, Andrew Day|
Disgraced ex-England football captain, Danny 'Mean Machine' Meehan, is thrown in jail for assaulting two police officers. He keeps his head down and has the opportunity to forget everything and change the lives of the prisoners. When these prisoners have the chance to put one over the evil guards during a prison football match, Danny takes the lead.