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1. Moneyball (2011)

PG-13 | 133 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.6
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87 Metascore

Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players.

Director: Bennett Miller | Stars: Brad Pitt, Robin Wright, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Votes: 284,587 | Gross: $75.61M

2. Due Date (2010)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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51 Metascore

High-strung father-to-be Peter Highman is forced to hitch a ride with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay on a road trip in order to make it to his child's birth on time.

Director: Todd Phillips | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Zach Galifianakis, Michelle Monaghan, Jamie Foxx

Votes: 273,681 | Gross: $100.45M

3. The Wrestler (2008)

R | 109 min | Drama, Sport

7.9
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81 Metascore

A faded professional wrestler must retire, but finds his quest for a new life outside the ring a dispiriting struggle.

Director: Darren Aronofsky | Stars: Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, Mark Margolis

Votes: 251,887 | Gross: $26.24M

4. Love & Basketball (2000)

PG-13 | 124 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

7.2
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70 Metascore

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. Their love-hate relationship lasts into high school, with ... See full summary »

Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood | Stars: Sanaa Lathan, Omar Epps, Glenndon Chatman, Jess Willard

Votes: 14,404 | Gross: $27.44M

5. Prefontaine (1997)

PG-13 | 106 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.8
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56 Metascore

Based on the life of Olympic hopeful Steve Prefontaine, a long distance runner who lived in Oregon and died young

Director: Steve James | Stars: Jared Leto, R. Lee Ermey, Ed O'Neill, Breckin Meyer

Votes: 5,725 | Gross: $0.53M

6. Why Did I Get Married? (2007)

PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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54 Metascore

The big screen adaptation of Perry's stage play about the trials of marriage, and what happens to one family when a sexy young temptress arrives on the scene.

Director: Tyler Perry | Stars: Tyler Perry, Janet Jackson, Sharon Leal, Malik Yoba

Votes: 9,844 | Gross: $55.18M

7. Wimbledon (2004)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

6.3
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59 Metascore

A pro tennis player has lost his ambition and has fallen in rank to 119. Fortunately for him, he meets a young player on the women's circuit who helps him recapture his focus for Wimbledon.

Director: Richard Loncraine | Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Paul Bettany, Jon Favreau, Sam Neill

Votes: 51,963 | Gross: $16.83M

8. Jackass 3D (2010)

R | 94 min | Documentary, Action, Comedy

7.1
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56 Metascore

Johnny Knoxville and company return for the third installment of their TV show spin-off, where dangerous stunts and explicit public displays rule.

Director: Jeff Tremaine | Stars: Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O, Bam Margera, Ryan Dunn

Votes: 47,940 | Gross: $117.22M

9. Jackass Number Two (2006)

R | 92 min | Documentary, Action, Comedy

7.1
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66 Metascore

Chris Pontius, Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O, Bam Margera, and the whole crew return to the screen to raise the stakes higher than ever before.

Director: Jeff Tremaine | Stars: Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O, Chris Pontius, Bam Margera

Votes: 56,759 | Gross: $72.76M

10. Just Wright (2010)

PG | 100 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

5.8
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51 Metascore

A physical therapist falls for the basketball player she is helping recover from a career-threatening injury.

Director: Sanaa Hamri | Stars: Queen Latifah, Common, Paula Patton, James Pickens Jr.

Votes: 10,181 | Gross: $21.52M

11. Goal II: Living the Dream (2007)

PG-13 | 115 min | Drama, Sport

5.9
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When Newcastle United soccer star Santiago Munez is offered a spot with Real Madrid, he accepts, but the move - accompanied by big money and fame - tests his ties and loyalties to family, friends and business acquaintances.

Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Kuno Becker, Alessandro Nivola, Anna Friel, Stephen Dillane

Votes: 26,071

12. Love Ranch (2010)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.7
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37 Metascore

A drama centered around a married couple who opened the first legal brothel in Nevada.

Director: Taylor Hackford | Stars: Helen Mirren, Joe Pesci, Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Gina Gershon

Votes: 2,407 | Gross: $0.13M

13. The Armstrong Lie (2013)

R | 124 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

7.2
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67 Metascore

A documentary chronicling sports legend Lance Armstrong's improbable rise and ultimate fall from grace.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Lance Armstrong, Reed Albergotti, Betsy Andreu, Frankie Andreu

Votes: 5,755 | Gross: $0.38M

14. Getting There (2002 Video)

G | 90 min | Comedy, Family

4.5
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This film is about Mary-Kate and Ashley turning sixteen years old and going on a road trip without parents. They are headed to Utah for the Olympics and arrive late. There are also scenes ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Purcell | Stars: Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, Billy Aaron Brown, Heather Lindell

Votes: 2,078

15. Klitschko (2011)

118 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

7.8
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63 Metascore

A documentary encompassing the lives of world heavyweight boxing champions, Vitali & Wladimir Klitschko. The first time in history two brothers have shared all the heavyweight world titles,... See full summary »

Director: Sebastian Dehnhardt | Stars: Lamon Brewster, Chris Byrd, Bernd Bönte, Pearlman Hicks

Votes: 2,202

16. A Mile in His Shoes (2011 TV Movie)

PG | 89 min | Drama, Family, Sport

6.2
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Mickey Tussler, an autistic pitcher, joins a minor-league baseball team and has a profound effect on the team and manager Arthur "Murph" Murphy over the course of a season.

Director: William Dear | Stars: Luke Schroder, Dean Cain, George Canyon, Chilton Crane

Votes: 389

17. The Other Side of the Mountain (1975)

PG | 103 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Young ski champion Jill Kinmont is left paralyzed after a tragic skiing accident. Her best friend suffers the same fate after contracting polio. Jill must slowly put her life back together again with the help of those close to her.

Director: Larry Peerce | Stars: Marilyn Hassett, Beau Bridges, Belinda Montgomery, Nan Martin

Votes: 746

18. Jim Thorpe -- All-American (1951)

Approved | 107 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.0
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The triumph and tragedy of Native American Jim Thorpe, who, after winning both the pentathlon and decathlon in the same Olympics, is stripped of his medals on a technicality.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Charles Bickford, Steve Cochran, Phyllis Thaxter

Votes: 1,363

19. Impact Point (2008)

R | 90 min | Thriller

4.3
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Pro Beach Volleyball star, Kelly Reyes, faces challenges everyday, fierce competitors, the press, but nothing could prepare her for him.

Director: Hayley Cloake | Stars: Brian Austin Green, Melissa Keller, Kayla Ewell, Joe Manganiello

Votes: 1,123

20. Head Games (2012)

PG-13 | 95 min | Documentary, Sport

7.5
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A documentary that follows football player and pro-wrestler Chris Nowinski's quest to uncover the truth about the consequences of sports related head injuries.

Director: Steve James | Stars: Chris Nowinski, Gene Atkins, Laura Balcer, Hunt Batjer

Votes: 255 | Gross: $0.01M

21. The Opponent (2000)

R | 90 min | Drama, Sport

6.6
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Patty is a woman involved in an abusive relationship who decides to take boxing lessons to better protect herself when her boyfriend becomes violent. While practicing at a health club, ... See full summary »

Director: Eugene Jarecki | Stars: Erika Eleniak, James Colby, Aunjanue Ellis, John Doman

Votes: 170

22. The Harlem Globetrotters (1951)

Approved | 78 min | Drama, Sport

6.2
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Abe Saperstein, owner/manager of the world-famous "Harlem Globetrotters", an all-Negro professional basketball team, signs Billy Townsend, an All-American, to play with the "Globetrotters."... See full summary »

Directors: Phil Brown, Will Jason | Stars: Harlem Globetrotters, Thomas Gomez, Dorothy Dandridge, Bill Walker

Votes: 101

23. Where's Huddles? (1970– )

30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.6
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The misadventures of a team of football players and their families on and off the field.

Stars: Cliff Norton, Jean Vander Pyl, Mel Blanc, Paul Lynde

Votes: 23

24. Trainer! (2013 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary, Sport

7.4
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Add a Plot

Director: Aljoscha Pause | Stars: Rachid Azzouzi, Fabian Boll, Michael Born, Marius Ebbers

Votes: 196

25. Blood Equity (2009 Video)

63 min | Documentary

7.3
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Explores the dark side of America's biggest blood sport - and the players who give their lives to it. Three time Super Bowl Champion Roman Phifer produced this film that focuses on the ... See full summary »

Director: Michael R. Felix | Stars: Mike Ditka, Harry Carson, Willie Wood, Tony Dorsett

Votes: 19

26. Style of the Stars (1947)

Approved | 10 min | Documentary, Short, Sport

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Mel Allen provides the narration while stars of the golf course, the baseball diamond (where all the players wear baseball caps and none wear baseball hats since there was no such item), ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Hurley | Stars: Mel Allen, Patty Berg, Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams

27. Nancy Drew: The Shattered Medallion (2014 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

7.1
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Teen detective Nancy Drew travels to New Zealand to compete in a reality TV competition and ends up investigating the strange mishaps that are causing the show to spiral out of control.

Director: Tim Burke | Stars: Lani Minella, Jennifer Pratt, Sofia Rybin, Shiromi Arserio

Votes: 19

28. Trial 66 (2015)

Short, Biography, Drama

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Trial 66 tells the story of one man's passion and how it all changed.

Director: Darren James King | Stars: Devauna McFarlene, Stefanie Keogh, Cliff Lynch, Jackson O'Neill

29. Nancy Drew: The White Wolf of Icicle Creek (2007 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

8.6
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Teen detective Nancy Drew travels to the Canadian Rockies to investigate a string of suspicious accidents and wolf sightings at the Icicle Creek Lodge.

Director: Mike Paganini | Stars: Lani Minella, Mark Shone, Kate Jaeger, Jonah Von Spreecken

Votes: 41

30. Blood, Sweat & Gears (2006 Video)

90 min | Documentary, Sport

8.1
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Chronicles the 2008 season of Slipstream, a team of professional cyclists who pledge a no-drug philosophy, subject themselves to frequent drug tests, and seek to be competitive at the Tour ... See full summary »

Director: Jason S. Edwards | Stars: Billy Lane, Aaron Greene, Paul Cox, Kendall Johnson

Votes: 18

31. Big Daddy (1973 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

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A professional football player gives up his playing career to host a television cooking show, much to the consternation of his daughters and mother.

Director: Norman Tokar | Stars: Roosevelt Grier, Shari Frees, Deirdre Smith, Helen Martin

32. The Raw Natural (2012)

60 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

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The Raw Natural documentary explores professional athletes reaching peak performance and untapped potential through raw food nutrition. The film highlights, Evan Strong, who regains his ... See full summary »

Director: Rachel Prince

33. Featured (2010 Video)

Short, Sport

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Part documentary, part reality show, season one's 13 part series is hosted by each athlete, taking the viewer around the world to exotic locations while on a quest to achieve their goals.

Director: Angelo Mei

34. Murdoch Mysteries (2008– )
Episode: Murdoch Night in Canada (2012)

48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Two hockey teammates have a locker room altercation, and one of them is injured with a head wound.. He does not go with his teammates for a post-practice drink and is later found dead in the locker room from a second blow to the head.

Director: Gail Harvey | Stars: Yannick Bisson, Thomas Craig, Jonny Harris, Georgina Reilly

Votes: 92

35. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005– )
Episode: The Gang Gets Stranded in the Woods (2010)

TV-MA | 24 min | Comedy

8.7
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Things go awry as the Gang travels to Atlantic City for a charity benefit. While Frank, Dee and Mac try to survive in the woods, Dennis and Charlie hitch a ride to the city and have the night of their lives.

Director: Matt Shakman | Stars: Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson

Votes: 726