One Night In Istanbul The Movie (2014)
Monday 26th January 2015
Two down on their luck Liverpool cabbies, Tommy (Steven Waddington) and Gerry (Paul Barber), strike an unusual deal with a local gangster (Mark Womack) to take their sons to one of the most legendary encounters in football history - the 2005 Champions League final in Istanbul between Liverpool FC and AC Milan.
Hoping to use the trip as a chance to bond with their sons, big trouble awaits them in the form of two ruthless crooks and a bag of stolen cash. Liverpool are 3-0 down at half time and things couldn't be more desperate both on and off the pitch. Led by their legendary captain Steven Gerrard the boys in red are trying to launch the most amazing football comeback in history and Tommy is in deep water, being held hostage with no hope of escape. With the clock ticking and time running out, a miracle is needed fast. In the end a bit of faith and Gerry s lucky underpants may be the only thing that can get them and the cup back home in one piece!
The screen adaptation of the hit play One Night In Istanbul The Movie is released on DVD courtesy of Spirit Entertainment Limited on 2nd February 2015 and features Paul Barber, Steven Waddington and Sam Womack, and also includes an appearance from Liverpool football icon Robbie Fowler.
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