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1.
Dribbles (2007)
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Talented high school artist David McNeil is desperate to prove himself to his runaway father by winning a state championship basketball jacket even though he has never played organized sports. (100 mins.)
Director: Thomas Tosi
 
2.
For the Glory (2012)
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"Golden boy" Kurt Kuykendall (Jason Burkey) has it all: good looks, a spot on his college basketball team... (105 mins.)
Director: Donald Leow
 
3.
Spirit of Love: The Mike Glenn Story (2013)
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NBA player Mike "Stinger" Glenn plays himself in this wonderful film inspired by his real life basketball camps for the deaf and hard of hearing... (99 mins.)
Director: Darla Rae
 
4.
Hoosiers (1986)
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A coach with a checkered past and a local drunk train a small town high school basketball team to become a top contender for the championship. (114 mins.)
Director: David Anspaugh
 
5.
Glory Road (2006)
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In 1966, Texas Western coach Don Haskins led the first all-black starting line-up for a college basketball team to the NCAA national championship. (118 mins.)
Director: James Gartner
 
6.
White Men Can't Jump (1992)
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Black and white basketball hustlers join forces to double their chances. (115 mins.)
Director: Ron Shelton
 
7.
Streetballers (2009)
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Streetballers is for basketball, what Field of Dreams was for baseball. Defining street basketball as America's new favorite pastime... (119 mins.)
Director: Matt Krentz
 
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The Air Up There (1994)
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Jimmy Dolan is a college basketball coach who wants a big promotion. To get it, he needs to make a dramatic find... (107 mins.)
Director: Paul M. Glaser
 
9.
Coach Carter (2005)
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Controversy surrounds high school basketball coach Ken Carter after he benches his entire team for breaking their academic contract with him. (136 mins.)
Director: Thomas Carter
 
10.
Blue Chips (1994)
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A college basketball coach is forced to break the rules in order to get the players he needs to stay competitive. (108 mins.)
 
11.
The Frontier Boys (2012)
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The story of four high school boys whose undefeated basketball season and friendship are threatened... (113 mins.)
Director: John Grooters
 
12.
Soul in the Hole (1997 Documentary)
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(98 mins.)
 
13.
More Than a Game (2008 Documentary)
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This documentary follows NBA superstar LeBron James and four of his talented teammates through the trials and tribulations of high school basketball in Ohio and James' journey to fame. (105 mins.)
 
14.
Ball Don't Lie (2008)
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A skinny high school junior and basketball prodigy from Venice, California burdened with early life tragedy (callous foster care) and Obsessive-Compulsive disorder, Sticky manages to surpass his limits whenever he has a ball in his hands.
Director: Brin Hill
 
15.
Hoop Dreams (1994 Documentary)
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A film following the lives of two inner-city Chicago boys who struggle to become college basketball players on the road to going professional. (170 mins.)
Director: Steve James
 
16.
Above the Rim (1994)
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Story of a promising high school basketball star and his relationships with two brothers, one a drug dealer and the other a former basketball star fallen on hard times and now employed as a security guard. (96 mins.)
Director: Jeff Pollack
 
17.
He Got Game (1998)
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A basketball player's father must try to convince him to go to a college so he can get a shorter sentence. (136 mins.)
Director: Spike Lee
 
18.
Home of the Giants (2007)
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Gar is a high school journalist who covers the basketball team as it heads toward a state championship; when his best friend Matt, the team's star, is asked by a drug dealer to throw the big game, Gar inevitably gets caught in the middle. (104 mins.)
Director: Rusty Gorman
 
19.
Crossover (2006)
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A naturally talented basketball player, Noah Cruise is determined to become a doctor using his basketball scholarship to UCLA pre-med... (95 mins.)
 
20.
Love & Basketball (2000)
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In 1981 in L.A., Monica moves in next door to Quincy. They're 11, and both want to play in the NBA, just like Quincy's dad... (124 mins.)
 
21.
Passing Glory (1999 TV Movie)
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A talented all-black high school basketball team challenges the top all-white team in civil-rights-era New Orleans. (100 mins.)
Director: Steve James
 
22.
Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault (1996 TV Movie)
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A dramatization of the life of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault (Don Cheadle), with a lot of factual based occurrences... (120 mins.)
Director: Eriq La Salle
 
23.
Sunset Park (1996)
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A white school teacher takes over a talented, but undisciplined black high school basketball team and turns them into a winning team. (99 mins.)
Director: Steve Gomer
 
24.
The Pistol: The Birth of a Legend (1991)
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Biography of pro basketball player "Pistol" Pete Maravich, who died suddenly in 1988 at age 40 from a heart attack. (90 mins.)
 
25.
Heaven Is a Playground (1991)
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A coach and a lawyer team up to provide incentives for an urban high school basketball team to stay out of trouble. (106 mins.)
Director: Randall Fried