Brazilian’s Await Victory Remake

By Wladimir Weltman, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO - There has been some talk about ex-soccer-player-turned-into-actor Vinnie Jones, producing the remake of “Escape to Victory”, a 1981 film by director John Huston. Considered by soccer fans as the greatest football film ever made, the film is set in the Second World War and it tells of a football match between a group of allied prisoners against the German National team.

The all star cast included Michael Caine, Sylvester Stallone and soccer players Pelé, Bobby Moore, Osvaldo Ardiles, and Mike Summerbee.

Now Vinnie Jones wants to summon . . .

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