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what is your favourite sports movie?

mine would probably be "white men can't jump" with Wesley snipes & woody harrelson.

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what is your favourite sports movie? - mr-paul

It varies sometimes, but right now I'll go with Eight Men Out.

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Toss up for me between "A League of Their Own" and "Glory Road."

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"a league of their own" & "eight men out" are great movies.

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Miracle or Longest Yard.

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BASEBALL:
Field of Dreams
Pride of the Yankees
BOXING:
Champion
Million Dollar Baby
Raging Bull
Body and Soul
BASKETBALL:
Hoop Dreams
TRACK:
Chariots of Fire
FOOTBALL:
Brian's Song (original)
POOL:
The Hustler


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I'm always surprised by the love for White Men Can't Jump. I remember liking it a lot back in the day, but it's just so dated now. There's no way I can sit through it start to finish.

Baseball:
The Natural
Eight Men Out
Major League

Basketball:
Blue Chips

Football:
Necessary Roughness
Friday Night Lights
Any Given Sunday
The Replacements

Hockey:
Miracle
Slapshot
Goon



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The Bad News Bears (1976)

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Ah, there's so many sports ones that I enjoy. My faves often involve football. Here's just a few off the top of my head:

Brian's Song
The Express
The Replacements
Heaven Can Wait
Quarterback Princess
Horse Feathers
We Are Marshall
Paper Lion
Knute Rockne All American
Jim Thorpe All American
The Natural
Eight Men Out
Major League
Hard Ball
Rocky
Victory

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Baseball: The Bad News Bears (1976) H.M. - The Natural
Football: The Express
Basketball: Hoosiers
Hockey: Slap Shot
Cycling: Breaking Away
Soccer: Victory
Golf: Caddyshack
Auto Racing: Gran Prix
Boxing: Rocky

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Point Break (1991)

Rocky

The Natural

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mine are 61* , million dollar baby, the wrestler (if u call wrestling a sport) and invictus. I guess Clint wins.

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Slap Shot.

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Slap Shot
The Longest Yard (original)
The Bad News Bears (original)









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Steve McQueen in the great "Lemans."

Not even a very good script, very sparse, but the cinematography, along with the sounds of those Porsches and Ferraris going by, make for an awesome film experience.

Cheers!

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