I wasn't sure how I was going to feel about a film starring non-tennis players as Wimbledon champions, but I loved it. Very well shot (and the extra bits on this disc will show you how) to the point... Read morethat you really believe you are watching champion tennis. The romance between the two leads is certainly believeable. I wanted them to get together. Do they? Well, you'll have to watch to find out!
She's the golden girl. He's the longshot. It's a match made in...
From the makers of Love Actually and Bridget Jone's Diary comes a charming and funny tale of romance across the net. Peter Colt (Paul Bettany) is rapidly approaching the end of a lacklustre tennis career. On the verge of retiring he gets a wild card to play at the prestigious Wimbledon championship, his one last chance. Lizzie Bradbury (Kirsten Dunst) on the other hand is top of her game, focused and has one goal in mind - winning.
A chance encounter sparks an undeniable attraction between the pair and the unthinkable happens. Peter rediscovers his form winning his first match and Lizzie starts to discover that their is more to life than winning tournaments.
With many obstacles along the way, can Peter continue on his winning streak and can Lizzie balance her commitment to tennis with falling in love?