With ESPN Films (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
3. O.J.: Made in America (2016)
TV-MA | 467 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime
A chronicle of the rise and fall of O.J. Simpson, whose high-profile murder trial exposed the extent of American racial tensions, revealing a fractured and divided nation.
6. 3: The Dale Earnhardt Story (2004 TV Movie)
92 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
Barry Pepper portrays legendary race car drive Dale Earnhardt, who died in 2001 during the last lap of the Daytona 500.
7. Unguarded (2011 TV Movie)
51 min | Biography, Sport
Chris Herren was a "can't miss" basketball superstar until drug addiction eventually destroyed his career. With the support of his wife and family, Herren struggles to conquer his demons and reclaim his life.
8. 30 for 30 Shorts (2012– )
Inspired by ESPN's anniversary, ESPN Films' 30 for 30 is an unprecedented documentary series featuring films from some of today's finest storytellers. Each filmmaker brings their passion ... See full summary »
10. The Book of Manning (2013 TV Movie)
TV-G | 120 min | Documentary, Sport
Explores the personal and professional life of former NFL and Ole Miss quarterback Archie Manning and how the sudden loss of his father impacted his life and the way he and his wife Olivia raised their three sons.
12. Hillsborough (2016 TV Movie)
121 min | Documentary
Hillsborough is an in-depth, moving account of Britain's worst sporting disaster, in which 96 men, women and children were killed, hundreds injured and thousands traumatised. Beginning with... See full summary »
16. Basketball: A Love Story (2018– )
"Basketball: A Love Story" is a series of more than 60 interconnected "short stories" that creates a vibrant mosaic of the game, featuring 165 exclusive interviews. The cast encompasses ... See full summary »
19. The Captain (2022– )
Documentary | Announced
A multi-part documentary series about soon-to-be Hall of Fame New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter.
21. Without Bias (2009)
96 min | Biography
From Legend to Tragedy. The name of former University of Maryland basketball superstar and Boston Celtics draft pick Len Bias still provokes powerful, and immediate responses, more than 20 years after his death.
22. Angry Sky (2015)
90 min | Documentary
Fifty years before Felix Baumgartner and his epic skydive from space in 2012, there was Nick Piantanida, an eccentric and charismatic pet store owner from New Jersey who turned down an ... See full summary »
25. The Good, the Bad, the Hungry (2019)
77 min | Documentary, Sport
Two competitors address their years-long rivalry on their sport's biggest stage: the Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest.
26. Enhanced (2018– )
"Enhanced" raises questions about the characters, power struggles, and breakthrough innovations that are driving the greatest athletic performances on the planet.
28. The Diplomat (2013)
50 min | Documentary, Sport
At the height of the Cold War, Katarina Witt became one of East Germany's most famous athletes. Trained in an ice rink that gave rise to socialist heroes, Witt dominated her field by ... See full summary »
29. Lombardi (I)
Biography, Drama, Sport | Announced
The story of Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi and how he lead his team to victory during the 1967 National Football League Championships. Based partly on the memoir "Instant Replay" by team member Jerry Kramer and Dick Schaap.
30. Year of the Scab (2017)
77 min | Documentary
During the strike of the 1987 American football season, NFL owners look to fill their rosters with replacements of anyone willing to play, even if it means players risking their reputation by crossing a picket line.
33. 26 Years: The Dewey Bozella Story (2012 TV Movie)
120 min | Documentary
ESPN Films tells the inspirational story of Dewey Bozella and follows him through his quest to fight one professional fight as a free man. A promising young boxer from a troubled family, ... See full summary »
34. Spike Lee's Lil Joints (2015–2016)
Executive produced by Spike Lee, Spike Lee's Lil' Joints will showcase stories that are personally curated by Lee, with the majority revolving around African-American stories that are not ... See full summary »
37. A Woman Among Boys (2008)
94 min | Documentary, Sport
This documentary chronicles Ruth Lovelace, the first woman to coach the boys' basketball team at Boys and Girls High School in Brooklyn, N.Y. The once highly accomplished and storied ... See full summary »
Football is US: The College Player, directed by veteran 30 for 30 filmmaker and Emmy Award-winner Jonathan Hock, is a 90-minute documentary examining the evolution of the young men who have... See full summary »
Director: Jonathan Hock
39. Tiger Hood (2015)
7 min | Documentary, Short, Drama
Patrick Barr, a.k.a. "Tiger Hood," has a passion for golf. What he doesn't have are fairways or golf balls. Undaunted, Tiger hits the links on the corner of Spring St. and Lafayette, amidst the hustle and bustle of New York City.
Director: Christopher André Marks
42. Renée (2011)
79 min | Documentary
During the 1970's, Dr. Richard Raskin was a respected surgeon and a nationally ranked professional tennis player. A Yale graduate, Raskin was married to a Ford model and with whom he had ... See full summary »
43. Nine for IX Shorts (2013– )
Nine for IX Shorts is an extension of the feature-length, Emmy-nominated Nine for IX series, focused on capturing fascinating stories of women in sports told through the lens of female filmmakers.
44. Before They Were Cowboys (2016)
The film looks at how Jerry Jones and Jimmy Johnson teamed up to help lead the 1964 Arkansas Razorbacks football squad to its only undefeated season in history, long before they joined ... See full summary »
48. Thunder and Lightning (2015)
90 min | Documentary
The best team never to win the College World Series? It might have been the 1985 Mississippi State Bulldogs, who produced four Major League Baseball All-Stars. Two of them, Bobby Thigpen ... See full summary »
49. Becoming (I)
Documentary | Announced
Focuses on the upbringing of world-class entertainers, musicians and athletes
50. Nine for IX (2013– )
60 min | Documentary, Sport
Series focuses on captivating stories of women in sports told through the lens of female filmmakers. Nine for IX film topics include an intimate look at Pat Summitt, college sports' most ... See full summary »