Mike Bassett: England Manager
Mike Bassett: England Manager (2001)

The great British obsession with football (soccer to Americans) receives a thorough skewering in this mock documentary look at perhaps the most hapless coach in the history of professional sport. The manager of England's national… More

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Genre: Comedy
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Harry Guerin
RTE Interactive (Dublin, Ireland)

There's just not enough great gags in Mike Bassett to make it funnier than Kevin Keegan's time in the England hotseat.

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Ian Waldron-Mantgani
UK Critic

Such an unnecessary movie, shot in a crummy pseudo-documentary style


Flixster User Reviews
Anthony Lawrie
A wry dig at British football at the end of the 90's. We all know who it's about, it has its fun and you enjoy it because at the end of the day, as… More
Barry Lappin
Really silly but watchable
Stuart Brooks
Great fun for all soccer fans, Tomlinson is great as the lead character and great enjoyment can be had trying to guess who the players are based on.
Adam M.
This is quite a funny look at what happens when the Football Association put a manager from a lower league in charge of the international team.Cue some good… More