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Sixth Man: Bluesanity (2013)

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A documentary that showcases the undying hunger, obsession and live and die by attitudes that strongly run through millions of Kentucky Wildcat Basketball fans.


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The Sixth Man: Bluesanity turns the camera away from the historic UK basketball program and highlights the cult-like religious following that this college basketball dynasty has inspired. The film is a celebration and examination of the dedication and passion shared by Kentucky Wildcat fans everywhere, who truly believe in their motto, "Bleed True Blue!" It embodies what compels people from every walk of life to embrace a remarkable and distinctive tradition that binds fans from around the globe. Its about heritage and legacy, it requires an unparalleled loyalty; the UK spirit is unmistakable and contagious. The Sixth Man features a diverse cast of fans and personalities, including celebrities like Josh Hutcherson, Steve Zahn, The Backstreet Boys, Laura Bell Bundy, and Coach John Calipari. Written by Dan Cotoia

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documentary on the obsessive love story of UK basketball fans





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The Biggest Worldwide Fanbase is Recognised!
18 October 2013 | by (Lexington KY) – See all my reviews

The absolute best tribute to the most loyal sports fan worldwide! This film includes historical footage and history of the University of Kentucky Basketball program. Interviews with fans from all walks of life. Fans share their life experiences of being a True Blue Fan from cradle to the grave. Look inside the lives of generations of UK Basketball fanatics. From Adolph Rupp to the current coach John Calipari , this film covers the full court. Highlights includes interviews with former UK stars to players from opposing teams. Never a dull moment in this documentary. This film will capture the interest of even the non-sports believers! Jason Epperson, Steve Bates, Tim Bates and their team have captured the true soul of the UK. Fan. This is a must have, must see film!

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