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The Junction Boys (2002 TV Movie)
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Story of Bear Bryant's first summer as head football coach at Texas A&M. Bear takes his charges out onto the scorched plains and sees who survives. (93 mins.)
Director: Mike Robe
 
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Resurrecting the Champ (2007)
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Up-and-coming sports reporter rescues a homeless man ("Champ") only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family. (112 mins.)
Director: Rod Lurie
 
3.
The Express (2008)
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A drama based on the life of college football hero Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy. (130 mins.)
Director: Gary Fleder
 
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Radio (2003)
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The story of a high school coach and the developmentally challenged man who he took under his wing. (109 mins.)
Director: Michael Tollin
 
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Trouble with the Curve (2012)
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A daughter tries to remedy her dysfunctional relationship with her ailing father, a decorated baseball scout by helping him in a recruiting trip which could be his last. (111 mins.)
Director: Robert Lorenz
 
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Playing for Keeps (2012)
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A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team as a way to get his life together. His attempts to become an adult are met with challenges from the attractive soccer moms who pursue him at every turn. (105 mins.)
 
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Invictus (2009)
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Nelson Mandela, in his first term as the South African President, initiates a unique venture to unite the apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup. (134 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
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The Game Plan (2007)
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An NFL quarterback living the bachelor lifestyle discovers that he has an 8-year-old daughter from a previous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Andy Fickman
 
9.
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
 
10.
The Damned United (2009)
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The story of the controversial Brian Clough's 44-day reign as the coach of the English football club Leeds United. (98 mins.)
Director: Tom Hooper
 
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The Program (1993)
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Several players from different backgrounds try to cope with the pressures of playing football at a major university. Each deals with the pressure differently, some turn to drinking, others to drugs, and some to studying. (112 mins.)
Director: David S. Ward
 
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Redbelt (2008)
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A fateful event leads to a job in the film business for top mixed-martial arts instructor Mike Terry. Though he refuses to participate in prize bouts, circumstances conspire to force him to consider entering such a competition. (99 mins.)
Director: David Mamet
 
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Underdogs (2013)
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A young man named Amadeo sets off on an unexpected adventure with the players of his beloved Foosball game. (106 mins.)
 
14.
Big Fan (2009)
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A hard-core New York Giants fan struggles to deal with the consequences when he is beaten up by his favorite player. (88 mins.)
 
15.
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
 
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Underdogs (2013)
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Set in rural Ohio, the birthplace of football, a small-town high school football team rises to play their cross-town rival, a perennial powerhouse, while standing up for an entire community. (102 mins.)
Director: Doug Dearth
 
17.
Hurricane Season (2009)
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A year after Hurricane Katrina, Al Collins, a high school basketball coach in Marrero, Louisiana, assembles... (102 mins.)
Director: Tim Story
 
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The Game of Their Lives (2005)
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Based on a true story, this film tells the tale of the 1950 US soccer team who, against all odds, beat England 1 - 0 in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Although no US team has ever won a World Cup title, this story is about the family traditions and passions which shaped the lives of the players who made up this team of underdogs. (101 mins.)
Director: David Anspaugh
 
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Sugar (2008)
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Dominican baseball star Miguel "Sugar" Santos is recruited to play in the U.S. minor-leagues. (114 mins.)
 
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The Final Season (2007)
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Kent Stock disrupts his life to become coach of the Norway High School baseball team and try to lead them to victory. (119 mins.)
 
21.
There's Only One Jimmy Grimble (2000)
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Jimmy Grimble is a shy Manchester school boy. At school he is constantly being bullied by the other kids... (106 mins.)
Director: John Hay
 
22.
The Wonderful World of Disney (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Brian's Song (2001)
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The story of professional football players Gale Sayes and Brian Piccolo, and how their friendship on and off the field was affected when Piccolo contracted a fatal disease. (120 mins.)
 
23.
The Replacements (2000)
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During a pro football strike, the owners hire substitute players. (118 mins.)
Director: Howard Deutch
 
24.
Touchback (2011)
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A man looks back 15 years to the injury that ended his career as a promising high-school football player. (118 mins.)
Director: Don Handfield
 
25.
Field of Vision (2011 TV Movie)
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A high-school football player must make a difficult decision regarding bullies. (83 mins.)
Director: Gregg Champion
 
26.
Brother (2010)
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Two young men who have been raised as brothers look to their soccer skills as a way of getting out of their slum. While a scout is in town, an act of violence threatens to tear them apart. (97 mins.)
Director: Marcel Rasquin
 
27.
Mean Machine (2001)
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A soccer star jailed for assault leads a group of inmates in a match against prison guards. (99 mins.)
Director: Barry Skolnick
 
28.
Finding Forrester (2000)
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A young writing prodigy finds a mentor in a reclusive author. (136 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
29.
Believe in Me (2006)
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In a conservative small town, a young man's wish to coach high school basketball are tweaked by a school board decision that makes him the new coach of the girls' team. (131 mins.)
 
30.
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
 
31.
The Red Sneakers (2002 TV Movie)
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A kid named Reggie Reynolds is a high school student who is good in the classroom but not so good on the basketball court... (109 mins.)
Director: Gregory Hines
 
32.
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
 
33.
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
 
34.
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
 
35.
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
 
36.
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.)