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1.

Documentary film-making at its best

9/10
Author: M T (mark_kevintaylor@hotmail.com) on 30 November 2004
2.

As Dick Vitale would say, "AWESOME, BABY!"

10/10
Author: snowboarderbo on 18 May 2005
3.

A true testament to the encroaching world of pro sports

10/10
Author: Agent10 on 9 May 2002
4.

10/10

10/10
Author: desperateliving on 16 September 2003
5.

My favorite film of all time!

10/10
Author: Cobbler on 15 December 1999
6.

One Of The Better Documentaries You'll Ever See

8/10
Author: ccthemovieman-1 on 21 March 2006
7.

A real, human drama

10/10
Author: dee.reid on 10 May 2005
8.

A superb supporting "cast" powers this excellent film

9/10
Author: 0rganism on 24 August 2004
9.

Objective and Quiet, but Powerful Statement to Represent Disadvantaged Youth in Urban America

8/10
Author: jazzest (jazzest_jazzest@hotmail.com) on 11 March 2004
10.

Dreamin'

10/10
Author: raimi3 on 24 November 2005
11.

Utterly Absorbing Documentary

9/10
Author: evanston_dad on 17 March 2009
12.

Engrossing documentary lacks scope

7/10
Author: timmy_501 on 11 December 2010
13.

Incredible Documentary

10/10
Author: rharrison74 on 23 September 2007
14.

A Slam Dunk- must see for any hoops fan

9/10
Author: DJJOEINC on 27 May 2007
15.

It's hard for fiction to compete with this

9/10
Author: california11 on 7 January 2007
16.

Docu-underdogs

8/10
Author: Polaris_DiB on 8 May 2006
17.

Spike Lee Should Thank Steve James

9/10
Author: JaredF80 on 26 February 2006
18.

the best documentary I have ever seen

Author: frank (franklynbob@hotmail.com) on 1 February 2002
19.

Best film about American life.

10/10
Author: asad_raza on 22 June 2001
20.

A Rare Look at Life

9/10
Author: Mr. Film on 17 May 1999
21.

Perhaps the greatest documentary of the decade

Author: LucaBraz on 17 March 1999
22.

Very moving.

10/10
Author: Sarge-23 on 17 March 1999
23.

A very special movie!

10/10
Author: newjerseymoviefanrob on 17 March 2006
24.

One of the greatest documentaries of all time.

10/10
Author: hohumdedum2 on 11 May 2005
25.

Sometimes Dreams Are Like a Basketball Net....Full of Holes.

Author: tfrizzell on 11 April 2003
26.

Never would have watched it, but couldn't walk away.

10/10
Author: twell76 on 17 March 2002
27.

Documentary that brings emotion, not by convention, but by real truth

10/10
Author: MisterWhiplash on 14 February 2001
28.

"Greatest Documentary of all time"

10/10
Author: cbdogg1116 on 22 May 2005
29.

Two Young Athletes, a Basketball, a Court and a Camera Tell the Inside Story of Chicago Basketball Culture

10/10
Author: classicalsteve on 29 July 2011
30.

Perfection?

10/10
Author: ThreeThumbsUp on 26 October 2010
31.

More than just a 'basketball documentary'

Author: Benedict_Cumberbatch on 4 October 2010
32.

A real story about two young men's journey in achieving their dream basketball career

9/10
Author: Kevin H on 22 August 2010
33.

Basketball and social class in America

Author: Gethin Van Haanrath on 5 September 2008
34.

I actually wished it was longer

10/10
Author: arthera09 on 24 May 2008
35.

Excellent, insightful

Author: FultonM-2 on 11 June 2006
36.

A Masterpiece

Author: pudgethuggn89 on 2 April 2004
37.

A brilliant, heartfelt documentary

10/10
Author: Gregory R. Greco (grgreco@star.net) on 5 January 2000
38.

Best Representation of The American Dream in Film Yet

10/10
Author: Michael Madeo (madeom@sas.upenn.edu) on 20 October 1999
39.

Absolutely Incredible

10/10
Author: George Mussman (GEM-20) on 15 September 1999
40.

A fascinating piece of work

Author: devi on 20 August 1999
41.

An emotional roller-coaster; truly excellent.

10/10
Author: Apollo-14 on 13 July 1999
42.

Riveting

Author: KS-8 on 18 February 2002
43.

I will never look at basketball the same...

10/10
Author: Giordano (giordano-4) on 11 April 2000
44.

Incisive Basketball Documentary

7/10
Author: gcd70 on 1 March 2010
45.

Important culturally but the quality of the film doesn't match its value as a marker in modern reality cinema

Author: bob the moo on 12 April 2009
46.

ROGER EBERT's Personal Recommendation; really?

8/10
Author: Michael Mendez (mmendez60684@gmail.com) on 28 September 2015
47.

eye opening doc of real life

9/10
Author: SnoopyStyle on 17 May 2015
48.

An important film that really didn't hold my interest.

7/10
Author: planktonrules on 20 January 2015
49.

Really Remarkable Filming and Editing

10/10
Author: Hitchcoc on 15 July 2014
50.

A very good Documentary

8/10
Author: ballardjonathan161 on 30 June 2014

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