Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement with Genius Products Inc. to jointly exploit all North American distribution rights to the feature film Goal II: Living the Dream, the successful international sequel to the hit Goal! The Dream Begins. Genius will handle US DVD exploitation. Peace Arch will release the film theatrically in the United States and Canada on 250 screens in the spring of 2008 and will handle all other rights.
Goal II: Living the Dream is the sequel to the exciting worldwide phenomenon Goal! The Dream Begins. Goal II: Living the Dream follows an international soccer star as he gets his big break joining the globally popular team Real Madrid. The sports drama stars Kuno Becker, Alessandro Nivola and Anna Friel alongside some of the greatest footballers ever, including David Beckham, Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane. Jaume Collet-Serra (House of Wax) directed the picture from a screenplay by Mike Jeffries, Mark Huffam and Terry Loane.