Best Sport Movies

The Fighter

The Fighter

The Fighter
IMDb: 7.8
116 min

The Fighter, is a drama about boxer ”Irish” Micky Ward’s unlikely road to the world light welterweight title. His Rocky-like rise was shepherded by half-brother Dicky, a boxer-turned-trainer who rebounded…

Montevideo, God Bless You!

Montevideo, God Bless You!

Montevideo, God Bless You!
IMDb: 8.2
140

A story about one team that decides to follow a dream that takes them on a journey to the First World Football Championship in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1930. A dream…

Invictus

Invictus

Invictus
IMDb: 7.3
134 min

Newly elected President Nelson Mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can bring his people together through the universal language of…

The Blind Side

The Blind Side

The Blind Side
IMDb: 7.6
129 min

Oversized African-American, Michael Oher, the teen from across the tracks and a broken home, has nowhere to sleep at age 16. Taken in by an affluent Memphis couple, Michael embarks…

The Damned United

The Damned United

The Damned United
IMDb: 7.5
97 min

Taking over Leeds United, Brian Clough’s abrasive approach and his clear dislike of the players’ dirty style of play make it certain there is going to be friction. Glimpses of…

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The Wrestler

The Wrestler

The Wrestler
IMDb: 7.9
109 min

Aging wrestler Randy ”The Ram” Robinson is long past his prime but still ready and rarin’ to go on the pro-wrestling circuit. After a particularly brutal beating, however, Randy hangs…

Shelter

Shelter

Shelter
IMDb: 7.6
97 min

Forced to give up his dreams of art school, Zach works dead-end jobs to support his sister and her son. Questioning his life, he paints, surfs and hangs out with…

Genre: Best Sport
Cars

Cars

Cars
IMDb: 7.1
117 min

Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy…

Fearless

Fearless

Fearless
IMDb: 7.6
103 min

Huo Yuan Jia became the most famous martial arts fighter in all of China at the turn of the 20th Century. Huo faced personal tragedy but ultimately fought his way…

Genre: Best Sport
Match Point

Match Point

Match Point
IMDb: 7.6
124 min

Match Point is Woody Allen’s satire of the British High Society and the ambition of a young tennis instructor to enter into it. Yet when he must decide between two…

Genre: Best Sport
The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard (Maurice Richard)

The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard (Maurice Richard)

The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard (Maurice Richard)
IMDb: 7.6
124 min

In the late 1930s, a young machinist named Maurice Richard distinguished himself as a ice hockey player of preternatural talent. Although that was enough to get him into the Montreal…

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Genre: Best Sport, Drama
The World’s Fastest Indian

The World’s Fastest Indian

The World’s Fastest Indian
IMDb: 7.8
127 min

The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle — a bike which helped him set the land-speed world record at Utah’s Bonneville…

Green Street Hooligans

Green Street Hooligans

Green Street Hooligans
IMDb: 7.5
109 min

After being wrongfully expelled from Harvard University, American Matt Buckner flees to his sister’s home in England. Once there, he is befriended by her charming and dangerous brother-in-law, Pete Dunham,…

Genre: Best Sport
Cinderella Man

Cinderella Man

Cinderella Man
IMDb: 8.0
144 min

The true story of boxer, Jim Braddock who, in the 1920’s after his retirement, has a surprise comeback in order to get him and his family out of a socially…

Crying Fist

Crying Fist

Crying Fist
IMDb: 7.3
134

Jobless, besieged by creditors, and abandoned by his wife, the once silver medalist Tae-shik has sunk to street hustling, becoming a human punching bag. Meanwhile, young Sang-hwan’s delinquent ways land…

Genre: Best Sport, Drama
Million Dollar Baby

Million Dollar Baby

Million Dollar Baby
IMDb: 8.1
132 min

Despondent over a painful estrangement from his daughter, trainer Frankie Dunn isn’t prepared for boxer Maggie Fitzgerald to enter his life. But Maggie’s determined to go pro and to convince…

Summer Storm

Summer Storm

Summer Storm
IMDb: 7.2
98

Tobi and Achim, the pride of the local crew club, have been the best of friends for years and are convinced that nothing will ever stand in the way of…

NaPolA

NaPolA

NaPolA
IMDb: 7.4
117 min

In 1942, Friedrich Weimer’s boxing skills get him an appointment to a National Political Academy (NaPolA) – high schools that produce Nazi elite. Over his father’s objections, Friedrich enrolls. During…

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Genre: Best Sport
Remember The Titans

Remember The Titans

Remember The Titans
IMDb: 7.8
113 min

After leading his football team to 15 winning seasons, coach Bill Yoast is demoted and replaced by Herman Boone – tough, opinionated and as different from the beloved Yoast as…

Genre: Best Sport