The best sport movies

I excluded movies about boxing here, because they are too many! I wanted to include a larger variety of sports. I made a whole list only for boxing movies.

Some of the movies in this list do not have a sport as its main subject, but a sport plays an important role.

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1.
The Miracle of Bern (2003)
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The movie deals with the championship-winning German soccer team of 1954. Its story is linked with two... (118 mins.)
Director: Sönke Wortmann
“ The football (soccer) World Cup of 1954. The film is so good that it makes everybody root for West Germany against Hungary! ” - guisreis
 
2.
The Other Final (2003 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Disappointed with the failure of his country's football team on their 2002 World Cup campaign, a Dutch... (78 mins.)
Director: Johan Kramer
“ While football (soccer) World Cup of would be decided in a match between Brazil and Germany, the two worst national teams in FIFA's ranking would play an unconventional match. ” - guisreis
 
3.
Maracaná (2014 Documentary)
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Maracaná football stadium was built to the World Cup finals in 1950, when everyone in Brazil was certain they would win... (75 mins.)
“ The football (soccer) World Cup of 1950. Amazing documentary: both Brazilians and Uruguayans will agree. ” - guisreis
 
4.
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
“ The beautiful story about South African rugby national team and the Rugby World Cup of 1995, soon after the end of Apartheid. ” - guisreis
 
5.
Children of Heaven (1997)
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After a boy loses his sister's pair of shoes, he goes on a series of adventures in order to find them. When he can't, he tries a new way to "win" a new pair. (89 mins.)
Director: Majid Majidi
“ There is a footrace in the climax of the film. ” - guisreis
 
6.
The Karate Kid (1984)
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A handyman/martial arts master agrees to teach a bullied boy karate and shows him that there is more to the martial art than fighting. (126 mins.)
“ Learning karate and competing in the All Valley Karate Tournament. ” - guisreis
 
8.
Live Flesh (1997)
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After leaving jail, Víctor is still in love with Elena, but she's married to the former cop -now basketball player- who became paralysed by a shot from Víctor's gun... (103 mins.)
Director: Pedro Almodovar
“ One of the most important characters plays for Spanish wheelchair basketball national team. ” - guisreis
 
9.
Satellites (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
SATELLITES is a documentary about the passion for soccer told through the points-of-view of characters... (61 mins.)
Director: Leo Bittencourt
“ Perfect documentary to understand how was the experience of watching a football (soccer) match in old Maracanã stadium (before its destruction and rebuilding in FIFA's new homogeneization standards). The fans of both Flamengo and Vasco, the car parking illegal guard, the beer seller, the TV broadcasting crew, the photographers, the policemen, the bars outside the stadium: everything that surrounded the decision of Brazil Cup is shown. ” - guisreis
 
10.
“ An excellent documentary (amazing interviews!) about the most popular multi-sport club in the world - especially for its football (soccer) team -, with 40 million fans. ” - guisreis
 
11.
Match Point (2005)
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At a turning point in his life, a former tennis pro falls for an actress who happens to be dating his friend and soon-to-be brother-in-law. (119 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
“ When a retired professional player starts to teach tennis, everything change in his and a wealthy family's lives. ” - guisreis
 
12.
Trampolim do Forte (2010)
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(90 mins.)
“ This is not properly a sport film, but trampoline appears not only in the title but also throughout the movie, as the escape of bad life for poor children in Brazilian Northeastern state of Bahia. ” - guisreis
 
13.
The Wave (2008)
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A high school teacher's experiment to demonstrate to his students what life is like under a dictatorship spins horribly out of control when he forms a social unit with a life of its own. (107 mins.)
Director: Dennis Gansel
“ Water polo is an element of union for "The Wave" group. ” - guisreis
 
14.
The Year My Parents Went on Vacation (2006)
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A boy is left alone in a Jewish neighborhood in the year of 1970, where both world cup and dictatorship happen in Brazil. (110 mins.)
Director: Cao Hamburger
“ Football (soccer) and button football appear throughout the movie. ” - guisreis
 
15.
Cars (2006)
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A hot-shot race-car named Lightning McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, where he finds the true meaning of friendship and family. (117 mins.)
“ This race of the Piston Cup championship will not be like any other. ” - guisreis
 
16.
Campo de Jogo (2015 Documentary)
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In the shadow of Rio's Maracana Stadium, a "favela league" of 14 teams compete in soccer. The film shows the importance of soccer in Brazilian culture. (71 mins.)
Director: Eryk Rocha
“ The slums/favelas football (soccer) championship in Rio de Janeiro. ” - guisreis
 
17.
O Casamento de Romeu e Julieta (2005)
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A Romeo-and-Juliet kind of love affair. The difference here is what sets the two lovers apart: their soccer teams. Being a fan of Corinthians, Romeu has to fake he really likes Palmeiras, in order to gain Julieta's heart. (90 mins.)
Director: Bruno Barreto
“ A great rivalry in Brazilian football (soccer) is a fierce challenge for the love of two fans of enemy teams. ” - guisreis
 
18.
The Road to San Diego (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A young Argentine learns that soccer star Diego Maradona is ailing in a Buenos Aires hospital, and resolves to bring him a tree root he's discovered. (98 mins.)
Director: Carlos Sorin
“ A quest in which gifting the football (soccer) idol Maradona is the goal. ” - guisreis
 
19.
Looking for Eric (2009)
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Eric, a football fanatic postman whose life is descending into crisis, receives some life coaching from the famously philosophical Eric Cantona. (116 mins.)
Director: Ken Loach
“ Obviously, football (soccer) is in the core of this movie in which the two Erics - the ex-player and his fan - interact. ” - guisreis
 
20.
Eighteam (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
The resurrection of Zambia's national football team after losing 18 players in a plane crash in Gabon in 1993... (70 mins.)
“ Beautiful and tragic story of the triumph of a country (Zambia) through its football (soccer) national team. ” - guisreis
 
21.
The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)
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A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later. (129 mins.)
“ Sports do not appear in most of the film, but a football (soccer) match is important for the story. ” - guisreis
 
22.
Garra Charrúa (2012 Short Film)
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Diego is a Uruguayan child who has just arrived in Barcelona. Andrés, the class bully, will stop him from integrating in the group. Diego will challenge him with a football match, believing in the strength of the "Garra Charrúa". (12 mins.)
Director: Felipe Bravo
“ An Uruguayan boy searches inside himself for the strenght of the way people in his country play football (soccer) in order to stop suffering bullying. ” - guisreis
 
23.
I Love Hooligans (2013 Short Film)
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A football hooligan feels unconditional love for his club. However, being gay, he has to hide his identity in order to survive in this world that is so precious to him. (13 mins.)
Director: Jan-Dirk Bouw
“ Animation short film about hooliganism in football (soccer), with a gay protagonist. ” - guisreis
 
24.
The Triplets of Belleville (2003)
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When her grandson is kidnapped during the Tour de France, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters--an aged song-and-dance team from the days of Fred Astaire--to rescue him. (78 mins.)
Director: Sylvain Chomet
“ The Tour de France is the most important sports event in the country. Imagine a kidnapping during the bicycle race! ” - guisreis
 
25.
Field of Dreams (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the Chicago White Sox come. (107 mins.)
“ A tribute to baseball. ” - guisreis
 
26.
The Cup (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
While the soccer World Cup is being played in France, two young Tibetan refugees arrive at a monastery/boarding school in exile in India... (93 mins.)
Director: Khyentse Norbu
“ Tibetan novice monks are desperate to watch the football (soccer) World Cup of 1998 final. ” - guisreis
 
27.
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A video game villain wants to be a hero and sets out to fulfill his dream, but his quest brings havoc to the whole arcade where he lives. (101 mins.)
Director: Rich Moore
“ It's n the list not because of the video games, but because of the car racing. ” - guisreis
 
28.
Green Street Hooligans (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A wrongfully expelled Harvard undergrad moves to London, where he is introduced to the violent underworld of football hooliganism. (109 mins.)
Director: Lexi Alexander
“ Football (soccer) fans may be violent. ” - guisreis
 
29.
Montevideo: Taste of a Dream (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A story about one team that decides to follow a dream that takes them on a journey to the First World Football Championship in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1930. A dream that allows them to become true stars and living legends. (140 mins.)
“ Yugoslavians dream about going to the first football (soccer) World Cup ever, in 1930. ” - guisreis
 
30.
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Incompetent cop Frank Drebin has to foil an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth II. (85 mins.)
Director: David Zucker
“ The life of queen Elizabeth II is at risk durig a baseball match. ” - guisreis
 
31.
Dossiê 50: Comício a Favor dos Náufragos (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(81 mins.)
“ Brazilian national team, runner-up in the football (soccer) world cup. ” - guisreis
 
32.
The Olympic Champ (1942 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Goofy illustrates the various Olympic track-and-field events and the torch traditions. (7 mins.)
“ Olympics! ” - guisreis
 
33.
Heleno (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A biography of the tragic life of one of Brazil's greatest soccer players, Heleno de Freitas. (116 mins.)
“ The tragic life of a charismatic Brazilian football (soccer) player. ” - guisreis
 
34.
The Big Lebowski (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
"The Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it. (117 mins.)
Director: Joel Coen
“ Te life of "the Dude" may have been turned upside down, but he still loves bowling. ” - guisreis
 
35.
Two Billion Hearts (1995 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A movie about the 1994 FIFA World Cup, played in the USA for the first time in history. (106 mins.)
Director: Murilo Salles
“ Vibrant documentary about the football (soccer) World Cup of 1994, in the United States. ” - guisreis
 
36.
The Colors of the Mountain (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Manuel, 9, has an old ball with which he plays football every day in the countryside. He dreams of becoming a great goalkeeper... (90 mins.)
“ Children always play football (soccer), but the armed conflict makes the life in the neighborhood each time more difficult. ” - guisreis
 
37.
Space Jam (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Michael Jordan agrees to help the Looney Tunes play a basketball game vs. alien slavers to determine their freedom. (88 mins.)
Director: Joe Pytka
“ Looney Tunes film about basketball and also about baseball with Michael Jordan and other NBS stars. ” - guisreis
 
38.
A Copa do Mundo no Recife (2015 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
 
39.
Jerry Maguire (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When a sports agent has a moral epiphany and is fired for expressing it, he decides to put his new philosophy to the test as an independent with the only athlete who stays with him. (139 mins.)
Director: Cameron Crowe
“ Jerry Maguire is an American football agent. ” - guisreis
 
40.
Geraldinos (2015 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
“ A documentary about football (soccer). ” - guisreis
 
41.
Rudo y Cursi (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Two siblings rival each other inside the world of professional soccer. (106 mins.)
Director: Carlos Cuarón
“ A football (soccer) movie. ” - guisreis
 
42.
Geral (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Maracana Stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: a roller-coaster of ecstasy and drama, violence and passion. A theater performance. Football supporters christened 'geraldinos'. (15 mins.)
Director: Anna Azevedo
“ A documentary about football (soccer) . ” - guisreis
 
43.
Messi (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Lionel Messi from early life to international stardom. (93 mins.)
“ A documentary about football (soccer) idol Lionel Messi. ” - guisreis
 
44.
Istanbul United (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The Ultra Fans of the three foremost football clubs in Istanbul, Galatasaray, Fenerbahce and Besiktas... (84 mins.)
“ Rival football (soccer) ultras resist together against a violent regime. ” - guisreis
 
45.
Máscara da Traição (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Couple of lovers want to steal the income of a popular soccer game, at Maracanã Stadium, in Rio de Janeiro. (95 mins.)
Director: Roberto Pires
“ The "perfect crime" during the football (soccer) derby Flamengo vs Botafogo in Maracanã Stadium, Rio de Janeiro. ” - guisreis
 
46.
Spectators (2013 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
'Spectators' is an observational animation that inverts the expected focus of a football match, turning attention to those on the periphery... (4 mins.)
Director: Ross Hogg
“ Very innovative short animation film on football (soccer) fans. Watch it here: https://vimeo.com/68322131 ” - guisreis
 
47.
678 (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Unfolds the poignant story of three women and their search for justice from the daily plight of sexual harassment in Egypt. (100 mins.)
Director: Mohamed Diab
“ Not really a sport film, but a very important incident happens after a victory of Egyptian national team in a football (soccer) match. ” - guisreis
 
48.
Underdogs (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A young man named Amadeo sets off on an unexpected adventure with the players of his beloved Foosball game. (106 mins.)
“ A table football and football (soccer) animation film. ” - guisreis
 
49.
Un lugar mejor (2013 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Thimbo wants to be a football player. Malik dreams of managing his own business. Demba just thinks of going to a better place. (3 mins.)
“ A short film about football (soccer) and about a better place to live (really?). ” - guisreis
 
50.
The Art of Football from A to Z (2006 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
(90 mins.)
Director: Hermann Vaske
“ Funny documentary about football (soccer)... and about a sport which is played with the hands, not being supposed to be called American football. ” - guisreis
 
51.
Super Power Beat Down (2012 TV Series)
Episode: Batmobiles Racing (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Which Batmobile is the best? The Adam West or the Michael Keaton? Lets find out as we put them to the test.
“ A very special car race.
Watch it here: https://youtu.be/6m3jcBMI9WU ” - guisreis
 
52.
Mr. Go (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Story about the first gorilla playing baseball in Korean Baseball League. (132 mins.)
Director: Yong-hwa Kim
“ A gorilla practices baseball in a circus but will become much more famous. ” - guisreis
 
53.
Boleiros - Era Uma Vez o Futebol... (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Tribute to the world of soccer in Brazil. Group of ex-soccer players gather in a bar in São Paulo to remember old stories of their prime. (93 mins.)
Director: Ugo Giorgetti
“ Ex-football (soccer) players remind the stories of the past. ” - guisreis
 
54.
Linha de Passe (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A story about four brothers from a poor family who need to fight to follow their dreams. (113 mins.)
“ One of the four poor half brothers dreams about living as a football (soccer) player. ” - guisreis
 
55.
The Killing (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Crooks plan and execute a daring race-track robbery. (85 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ There is a plan for a robbery in a gambling place during an important horse race. ” - guisreis
 
56.
Point Break (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An FBI agent goes undercover to catch a gang of surfers who may be bank robbers. (122 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
“ Surfing is in the core of the film. ” - guisreis
 
57.
Turbo (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A freak accident might just help an everyday garden snail achieve his biggest dream: winning the Indy 500. (96 mins.)
Director: David Soren
“ A snail dreams about being an auto racer. ” - guisreis
 
58.
Ghost Rider (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Stunt motorcyclist Johnny Blaze gives up his soul to become a hellblazing vigilante, to fight against power hungry Blackheart, the son of the devil himself. (114 mins.)
“ Johnny Blaze is a motorcycle jump daredevil professional. ” - guisreis
 
59.
Remember the Titans (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit. (113 mins.)
Director: Boaz Yakin
“ An American football film. ” - guisreis
 
60.
The Rookie (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A Texas baseball coach makes the major league after agreeing to try out if his high school team made the playoffs. (127 mins.)
“ A baseball film. ” - guisreis
 
61.
Movie 43 (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
A series of interconnected short films follows a washed-up producer as he pitches insane story lines featuring some of the biggest stars in Hollywood. (94 mins.)
“ The segment "Victory's Glory" is about basketball. You can see a picture about this segment here. ” - guisreis
 
62.
Herbie Fully Loaded (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Maggie Peyton, the new owner of Number 53 - the free-wheelin' Volkswagen bug with a mind of its own - puts the car through its paces on the road to becoming a NASCAR competitor. (101 mins.)
Director: Angela Robinson
“ Unconventional car racing, including Nascar. ” - guisreis
 
63.
Coach Carter (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
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
“ A basketball film. ” - guisreis
 
64.
Historias Breves VIII: De como Hipólito Vázquez encontró magia donde no buscaba (2013 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Hipólito Vázquez is an old talent's scout, that, among his loyal partner Cholo, is looking for a little... (15 mins.)
Director: Matías Rubio
“ The search for a new football (soccer) talent. ” - guisreis
 
65.
Pulmão da Arquibancada (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
(72 mins.)
“ The story of the largest group of football (soccer) ultras in Brazil. ” - guisreis
 
66.
She's a Fox (2009 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Infatuated with the hottest girl in school, fifth-grader Cameron Sawyer puts everything on the line - including his mullet - to win the girl of his dreams. (18 mins.)
Director: Cameron Sawyer
“ She's a fox, but she dates the best football (soccer) player in the school. Perhaps winning a footrace will impress her... ” - guisreis
 
67.
The Iron Ladies (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A triumph over adversity. Based on the true story of the 1996 Thailand National Champion Volleyball Team. (104 mins.)
“ A film about a gay volleyball team. ” - guisreis
 
68.
Rudy (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to overcome the odds and fulfill his dream of playing for Notre Dame. (114 mins.)
Director: David Anspaugh
“ An American football film. ” - guisreis
 
69.
A League of Their Own (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry. (128 mins.)
Director: Penny Marshall
“ A baseball film. ” - guisreis
 
70.
Sons of Ben (2016 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
After many rumors of an MLS team arriving in Philadelphia never materializing, a small group of soccer... (75 mins.)
Director: Jeffrey C. Bell
“ A documentary about football (soccer) . ” - guisreis
 
71.
Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The Peanuts gang goes to summer camp, and they participate in a river-raft race against some cheating bullies. (76 mins.)
“ A Peanuts' raft race animated film. ” - guisreis
 
72.
This is Söderstadion (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
The days of being a supporter of the Hammarby football team are hard, even for the most dedicated fan. The unwilling step into the future is embodied by the leaving of the classic home stadium Söderstadion. (82 mins.)
Director: Andreas Bjunér
“ A documentary about football (soccer) . ” - guisreis
 
73.
Cool Runnings (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
When a Jamaican sprinter is disqualified to the Olympic Games, he enlists the help of a dishonored coach to start the first Jamaican Bobsled Team. (98 mins.)
Director: Jon Turteltaub
“ Bobsled! ” - guisreis
 
74.
Festa (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Hired to entertain a party in a luxury home, in São Paulo, a musician, a snooker player, and an old decadent actor keep waiting downstairs, never being invited to the party upstairs to perform their acts. (82 mins.)
Director: Ugo Giorgetti
“ Two of the three main characters are pool players. ” - guisreis
 
75.
Blades of Glory (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
In 2002, two rival Olympic ice skaters were stripped of their gold medals and permanently banned from men's single competition. Presently, however, they've found a loophole that will allow them to qualify as a pairs team. (93 mins.)
“ Funny figure skating movie. ” - guisreis
 
76.
Victory (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
As allied POWs prepare for a soccer game against the German National Team to be played in Nazi-occupied Paris, the French Resistance and British officers are making plans for the team's escape. (116 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ A nice film, but... why war convicts still wear military clothes inside prision? Why the hell Pelé dos not shut his mouth up? In spite of the many goofs, interesting end.
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And off course it was not reasonable not to flee in halftime and stay for the second half! ” - guisreis
 
77.
Mr. Woodcock (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Taken aback by his mother's wedding announcement, a young man returns home in an effort to stop her from marrying his old high school gym teacher, a man who made high school hell for generations of students. (87 mins.)
Director: Craig Gillespie
“ College wrestling is the major sport, although the movie is not really about sports. ” - guisreis
 
78.
Remar é... (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
A stroll through the rowing clubs of Rio de Janeiro, its glories of the past, stories of overcoming and winning... The athletes of yesterday and today... the nature and the oar... A passionate chronicle about Rowing... (75 mins.)
Director: Valerio Fonseca
Stars: Otto Jr.
“ A documentary about rowing clubs in Rio de Janeiro. Watch it in this link, with English subtitles: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eipY5_N5Nos ” - guisreis
 
79.
Days of Thunder (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A young hot-shot stock car driver gets his chance to compete at the top level. (107 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
“ Car racing, NASCAR competition. ” - guisreis
 
80.
Looking for Rio (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(52 mins.)
“ Football (soccer) in Rio de Janeiro, according to the French. ” - guisreis
 
81.
Grease (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance? (110 mins.)
Director: Randal Kleiser
“ It is not a sport movie, but there is an important car race in the end and it shows many other sports in high school. ” - guisreis
 
82.
Flushed Away (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The story of an uptown rat that gets flushed down the toilet from his penthouse apartment, ending in the sewers of London, where he has to learn a whole new and different way of life. (85 mins.)
“ There is a football (soccer) world cup final match between England and Germany going on. ” - guisreis
 
83.
The Pinchcliffe Grand Prix (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Reodor Felgen decides that he will enter a car race to defeat his former friend who has stolen his plans for a car. (88 mins.)
Director: Ivo Caprino
“ Car racing in stop motion. ” - guisreis
 
84.
Death Race (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Ex-con Jensen Ames is forced by the warden of a notorious prison to compete in our post-industrial world's most popular sport: a car race in which inmates must brutalize and kill one another on the road to victory. (105 mins.)
“ Extreme violent car races in which armored vehicules full of heavy guns run for freedom, allowed to kill each other. ” - guisreis
 
85.
Viva Las Vegas (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Race car driver Lucky Jackson goes to Las Vegas to earn money to pay for a new engine for his motor car. Working as a waiter, he still finds the time to court young Rusty Martin. (85 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
“ It is more about romance and music than about sports (indeed, it is more about showing Elvis Presley exhibiting himself), but we can say it is a car racing movie, which also shows swimming classes. ” - guisreis
 
86.
Varsity Blues (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A back-up quarterback is chosen to lead a Texas football team to victory after the star quarterback is injured. (106 mins.)
Director: Brian Robbins
“ An American football film. ” - guisreis
 
87.
“ One more documentary about the popular multi-sport club Flamengo, which has football (soccer) as the main sport. ” - guisreis
 
88.
Mickey Mouse (2013 TV Series)
Episode: O Futebol Classico (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Mickey fights for a seat at O Futebol Classico. (4 mins.)
“ Football (soccer) in Maracanã stadium, with Zé Carioca (a.k.a. José Carioca) as a narrator! ” - guisreis
 
89.
Ídolo (2015 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Ricardo Calvet
“ The carrier and life of one of the best football (soccer) players ever, Nilton Santos. ” - guisreis
 
90.
Over the Top (1987)
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Tough trucker Lincoln Hawk is determined to reconcile with his estranged son and win the world arm wrestling championship. (93 mins.)
Director: Menahem Golan
“ World Arm Wrestling Championship. ” - guisreis
 
91.
Futebol Total (1974 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(100 mins.)
“ The football (soccer) World Cup of 1974. ” - guisreis
 
92.
Kid Auto Races at Venice (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
The Tramp wanders into and disrupts the filming of a go-kart race. (11 mins.)
Director: Henry Lehrman
“ A car race in the first movie in which The Tramp appears. Indeed, he wants to appear in the film all the time! ” - guisreis
 
93.
O Gringo (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The story of Dejan Petkovic 'Rambo', a Serbian footballer who became a legend of Brazilian league and Flamengo in particular. (87 mins.)
Director: Darko Bajic
“ A documentary about a great Serbian football (soccer) player who succeeded in Brazil. ” - guisreis
 
94.
Menino do Rio (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Romantic adventures of a group of Rio de Janeiro teenagers and surfers. (85 mins.)
Director: Antônio Calmon
“ Surfing. ” - guisreis
 
95.
Roberto Carlos a 300 Quilômetros Por Hora (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A mechanic who wants to become a race car pilot has his great opportunity when he has to take the place of another pilot who had suffered an accident. (99 mins.)
Director: Roberto Farias
“ Underdog car racing movie. ” - guisreis
 
96.
Necessary Roughness (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Due to NCAA sanctions, the Texas State University Fightin' Armadillos must form a football team from their actual student body... (108 mins.)
Director: Stan Dragoti
“ Ups and downs. Silly overacting, but not properly a bad comedy film about American football. ” - guisreis
 
97.
Ayrton: Retratos e Memórias - O Filme (2015 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
A look more intimate, human and minimalist - and consequently less sporty and statistical - for the character Ayrton Senna da Silva (1960 to 1994)... (90 mins.)
“ Car racing documentary. ” - guisreis
 
98.
El chanfle (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The life of an untalented, but extremely kind waterboy who works for a Mexican soccer team, and how his life unexpectedly changed, when his wife fell pregnant. (106 mins.)
“ Comedy about people who work in Mexican football (soccer) club América. Not good, but it has been included as a homage to comedian Chespirito. ” - guisreis
 
99.
A Incrível Volta ao Mundo do Tricolor Suburbano (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
In the 60s, Madureira Athletic Club, through its president Jose da Gama, accomplished a feat that other... (24 mins.)
“ The international football (soccer) turnée of a tiny team from Rio de Janeiro, meeting Che Guevara and visiting different continents. ” - guisreis
 
100.
Salve-se Quem Puder (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A millionaire Aníbal sponsor a car racing, the "Youth's Rally". A couple, Helena and Fernando, want to be part of the competition but after a fight between both, they decide to compete in a team only with men and another one with women. (92 mins.)
Director: J.B. Tanko
“ This is a bad film I liked to watch. It is a Brazilian mix of "Wacky Races" and "Herbie" that shows a rally racing and motocross. ” - guisreis
 
101.
Hail Mary (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In this modern retelling of the Virgin birth, Mary is a student who plays basketball and works at her... (107 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
“ This is not a good movie, but how to exclude from this list a film in which a contemporary Holy Mary and 20 years old Juliette Binoche play basketball in Switzerland? ” - guisreis