Genre: Sport ( 5886 )

When the Game Stands Tall (2014)

Drama, Family, Sport

The journey of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur, who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak that shattered all records for any American sport.
Director: Thomas Carter
Stars: Jim Caviezel, Alexander Ludwig, Michael Chiklis, Laura Dern, ...

Draft Day (2014)

Drama, Sport

At the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver has the opportunity to rebuild his team when he trades for the number one pick. He must decide what he's willing to sacrifice on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with NFL dreams.
Director: Ivan Reitman
Stars: Chris Berman, Dave Donaldson, Patrick St. Esprit, Chi McBride, ...

Cuban Fury (2014)

Comedy, Romance, Sport

Beneath Bruce Garrett's under-confident, overweight exterior, the passionate heart of a salsa king lies dormant. Now, one woman is about to reignite his Latin fire.
Director: James Griffiths
Stars: Ben Radcliffe, Ian McShane, Isabella Steinbarth, Brandon Robinson, ...

Grudge Match (2013)

Comedy, Sport

Henry "Razor" Sharp and Billy "The Kid" McDonnen are two boxers who thirty years ago were rivals. Just before a big match Razor decides to retire because Billy slept with his girlfriend, Sally Rose and got her pregnant. Today a promoter, Dante Slate wants to have them fight each other but Razor doesn't want to. But when he loses his job and learns he's broke, he has no choice. So he trains under his old trainer. Billy while training, meets B.J., the son he had with Sally Rose and he asks B.J. to train him. And Sally Rose tries to get Razor to forgive her but he can't.
Director: Peter Segal
Stars: Jim Lampley, Sylvester Stallone, Robert De Niro, Rich Little, ...

Linsanity (2013)

Documentary, Biography, Sport

The life story of basketball sensation, Jeremy Lin.
Director: Evan Leong
Stars: Daniel Dae Kim, Jeremy Lin, Ming Yao, Adam Francisco, ...

Populaire (2012)

Comedy, Romance, Sport

Spring, 1958. 21-year-old Rose Pamphyle lives with her grouchy widower father who runs the village store. Engaged to the son of the local mechanic, she seems destined for the quiet, drudgery-filled life of a housewife. But that's not the life Rose longs for. When she travels to Lisieux in Normandy, where charismatic insurance agency boss Louis Echard is advertising for a secretary, the ensuing interview is a disaster. But Rose reveals a special gift - she can type at extraordinary speed. Unwittingly, the young woman awakens the dormant sports fan in Louis. If she wants the job she'll have to compete in a speed typing competition. Whatever sacrifices Rose must make to reach the top, Louis declares himself her trainer. He'll turn her into the fastest girl not only in the country, but in the world! But a love of sport doesn't always mix well with love itself ...
Director: Régis Roinsard
Stars: Romain Duris, Déborah François, Bérénice Bejo, Shaun Benson, ...

Drift (2013)

Drama, Sport

In the 70s two brothers battle killer waves, conservative society and ruthless bikers to kick-start the modern surf industry.
Director: Ben Nott, Morgan O'Neill
Stars: Sam Worthington, Xavier Samuel, Lesley-Ann Brandt, Sean Keenan, ...

42 (2013)

Biography, Drama, Sport

In 1946, Jackie Robinson is a Negro League baseball player who never takes racism lying down. Branch Rickey is a Major League team executive with a bold idea. To that end, Rickey recruits Robinson to break the unspoken color line as the first modern African American Major League player. As both anticipate, this proves a major challenge for Robinson and his family as they endure unrelenting racist hostility on and off the field, from player and fan alike. As Jackie struggles against his nature to endure such abuse without complaint, he finds allies and hope where he least expects it.
Director: Brian Helgeland
Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Harrison Ford, Nicole Beharie, Christopher Meloni, ...

Kai po che! (2013)

Drama, Sport

The story goes around the three friends who start a business, also providing coaching classes and tuition. Omi asks for help with his uncle, who is also a political leader, to start this business. Govind provides tuition classes to some children and Ishaan gives cricket coaching. They come to meet a boy, Ali who is gifted with hyper-reflex. Ishaan then starts special coaching for the boy so that the country gets a new star player. But unexpected things happen suddenly and the story takes a turn.
Director: Abhishek Kapoor
Stars: Asif Basra, Digvijay Deshmukh, Manav Kaul, Amrita Puri, ...

Playing for Keeps (2012)

Comedy, Romance, Sport

George is a former professional soccer star who's moved to Virginia to be close to his ex-wife and son. He's broke, jobless, without a plan, and a constant source of disappointment to his son. When he takes over as his son's soccer coach, he has a new connection to the lad. He also gets the attention of three of the players' moms as well as the glad hand of a wealthy dad. His ex-wife's getting married, he has a lead on a sportscasting job, and he finds new ways to disappoint his son. Is there any way he can sort things out?
Director: Gabriele Muccino
Stars: Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel, Noah Lomax, Dennis Quaid, ...

Heleno (2011)

Biography, Drama, Sport

A biography of the tragic life of one of Brazil's greatest soccer players, Heleno de Freitas.
Director: José Henrique Fonseca
Stars: Rodrigo Santoro, Alinne Moraes, Angie Cepeda, Marcelo Adnet, ...

Here Comes the Boom (2012)

Action, Comedy, Sport

A high school biology teacher looks to become a successful mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to prevent extra-curricular activities from being axed at his cash-strapped school.
Director: Frank Coraci
Stars: Kevin James, Salma Hayek, Henry Winkler, Greg Germann, ...

Chasing Mavericks (2012)

Biography, Drama, Sport

The inspirational true story of real life surfing phenomenon Jay Moriarity. When 15 year old Jay discovers that the mythic Mavericks surf break, one of the biggest waves on Earth, is not only real, but exists just miles from his Santa Cruz home, he enlists the help of local legend Frosty Hesson to train him to survive it. As Jay and Frosty embark on their quest to accomplish the impossible, they form a unique friendship that transforms both their lives, and their quest to tame Mavericks becomes about far more than surfing.
Director: Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson
Stars: Gerard Butler, Jonny Weston, Elisabeth Shue, Abigail Spencer, ...

Trouble with the Curve (2012)

Drama, Sport

Gus is a baseball scout. The team he works for thinks he should retire. He asks them to let him do one more scouting job to prove himself. His friend, Pete, asks Gus's estranged daughter, Mickey, if she could go with him to make sure he's OK as his eyes are failing. The doctor tells Gus he should get his eyes treated but he insists on doing his scouting assignment, which takes him to North Carolina. Mickey decides to put her work on hold to go with him and she wants him to explain why he pushed her away. Whilst there he runs into Johnny, a scout from another team who was a promising player Gus once scouted. Johnny and Mickey take an interest in each other.
Director: Robert Lorenz
Stars: Clint Eastwood, Chelcie Ross, Raymond Anthony Thomas, Ed Lauter, ...

Backwards (2012)

Romance, Sport

When a fiercely competitive 30 year old rower fails to make the Olympic boat for the second time, she takes a coaching job at a school but struggles to adjust to life off the race course.
Director: Ben Hickernell
Stars: Sarah Megan Thomas, James Van Der Beek, Glenn Morshower, Margaret Colin, ...

The Other Dream Team (2012)

Documentary, Sport

The incredible story of the 1992 Lithuanian basketball team, whose athletes struggled under Soviet rule, became symbols of Lithuania's independence movement, and - with help from the Grateful Dead - triumphed at the Barcelona Olympics.
Director: Marius A. Markevicius
Stars: Jim Lampley, Greg Speirs, Bill Walton, Mickey Hart, ...

Brother (2010)

Drama, Family, Sport

Daniel's an exceptional footballer, a striker. Julio's the team's captain, a born leader. They were raised as brothers and play football in their slum, La Ceniza. Daniel dreams to play professional football while Julio feeds the family with dirty money; he has no time to dream. The opportunity of their lives arrives when a football scout invites them to tryout with the city's best team: Caracas Football Club. But tragedy strikes them. They must choose, on a dirty football pitch, what is more important: family, revenge or the dream of their lives. On this pitch, life is on the line
Director: Marcel Rasquin
Stars: Eliú Armas, Fernando Moreno, Beto Benites, Gonzalo Cubero, ...

China Heavyweight (2012)

Documentary, Sport

A documentary on rural teenagers in southwestern China who are recruited as their country's next Olympic hopefuls, with a focus on the coach Qi Moxiang.
Director: Yung Chang
Stars: Zongli He, Yunfei Miao, Moxiang Qi, Ye Xinchun, ...

Pelotero (2011)

Documentary, Drama, Sport

Two top baseball prospects in the Dominican Republic face fierce competition and corruption as they chase their big league dreams.
Director: Ross Finkel, Trevor Martin, Jonathan Paley
Stars: Jean Carlos Batista, John Leguizamo, Miguel Angel Sano

Fightville (2011)

Documentary, Sport

A documentary that focuses on a group of young athletes in southern Louisiana as they work toward achieving their goals of becoming professional mixed martial arts fighters.
Director: Petra Epperlein, Michael Tucker
Stars: 'Bad' Chad Broussard, Jere' Folley Chaisson, 'Crazy' Tim Credeur, Derek Gauthier, ...