The Battered Bastards of Baseball 2014

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GenreDocumentary
IMDB Rating8.5
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 100%, Audience: 96%
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RegisseurChapman Way, Maclain Way
MetTodd Field, Kurt Russell, Rob Nelson, Jim Swanson
PlotThe Battered Bastards of Baseball is one of baseball's last great, unheralded true stories. In 1973, Hollywood veteran Bing Russell (best known for playing Deputy Clem on "Bonanza") created...

The Short Game 2013

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GenreDocumentary, Sport
IMDB Rating8.2
Metacritic Metascore51
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 83%, Audience: 87%
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RegisseurJosh Greenbaum
MetEdd Hall, Jennifer Van Horn
PlotThe best 7 year old golfers from around the world descend on the world famous Pinehurst Golf course in North Carolina to determine the next world champion and who might become golf's next ...

Deeper 2007

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GenreAdult
IMDB Rating8.1
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RegisseurPaul Morris
MetAllen Adams, Christian, Dawson, Jake Fillups
Plot

Hoop Dreams 1994, 2h50

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GenreDocumentary, Drama, Sport
IMDB Rating8
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 98%, Audience: 93%
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RegisseurSteve James
MetWilliam Gates, Arthur Agee, Emma Gates, Curtis Gates
PlotA film following the lives of two inner-city Chicago boys who struggle to become college basketball players on the road to going professional.

Further 2000

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GenreDocumentary, Action, Adventure
IMDB Rating7.7
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 0%, Audience: 100%
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RegisseurDirk Collins, Steve Jones, Todd Jones
MetRick Armstrong, Phil Bellanger, Micah Black, Will Burks
PlotFURTHER, TGR's 2000 feature film, displays spine-chilling accounts of the rowdiest action, with the sport's most progressive athletes, in the world's most insane locations. TGR offers up ...

Mudbloods 2014

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GenreDocumentary, Sport
IMDB Rating7.6
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 0%, Audience: 75%
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RegisseurFarzad Sangari
Met
PlotFollows the resilient underdogs of the UCLA Quidditch team as they help transform Harry Potter's fictional sport into a real-life phenomenon and make their way to the Fifth Annual Quidditch World Cup in New York City.

Pumping Iron 1977

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GenreDocumentary, Sport
IMDB Rating7.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 96%, Audience: 84%
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RegisseurGeorge Butler, Robert Fiore
MetArnold Schwarzenegger, Lou Ferrigno, Matty Ferrigno, Victoria Ferrigno
PlotFrom Gold's Gym in Venice Beach California to the showdown in Pretoria, amateur and professional bodybuilders prepare for the 1975 Mr. Olympia and Mr. Universe contests in this ...

Dawg Fight 2015

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GenreDocumentary
IMDB Rating7.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 0%, Audience: 100%
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RegisseurBilly Corben
MetDhafir Harris
PlotWest Perrine, Florida is a suburban ghetto in Southwest Miami-Dade County. Over 73% of its residents are African-American and more than a third of them are unemployed. Violent crimes occur ...

Surfwise 2007

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GenreDocumentary, Sport
IMDB Rating7.3
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 98%, Audience: 64%
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RegisseurDoug Pray
MetJuliette Paskowitz, David Paskowitz, Jonathan Paskowitz, Abraham Paskowitz
PlotDoug Pray explores the life of surfer Dorian "Doc" Paskowitz.

Pantani: The Accidental Death of a Cyclist 2014

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GenreDocumentary, Biography, Sport
IMDB Rating7.1
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 81%, Audience: 61%
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RegisseurJames Erskine
MetConan Sweeny
PlotIn 1998 Marco Pantani, the most flamboyant and popular cyclist of his era, won both the Tour de France and Giro d'Italia, a titanic feat of physical and mental endurance that no rider has ...

The Last Gladiators 2011, 1h34

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GenreDocumentary
IMDB Rating6.8
Metacritic Metascore61
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 91%, Audience: 82%
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RegisseurAlex Gibney
MetDonald Brashear, Marty McSorley, Chris Nilan, Paul Schantz
PlotIn ice hockey, no one is tougher than the 'goon'. Those players have one mission: to protect the star players at any price.

The Motivation 2013

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GenreDocumentary, Sport
IMDB Rating6.7
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 0%, Audience: 76%
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RegisseurAdam Bhala Lough
MetFelix Arguelles, Steve Berra, Chris Cole, Rob Dyrdek
PlotEight of the world's best pro-skateboarders prepare for the upcoming Street League Championship in NYC. Each equally talented, they all must overcome unique challenges - family pressures, ...

The Fabulous Ice Age 2013

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GenreDocumentary
IMDB Rating6.6
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 0%, Audience: 100%
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RegisseurKeri Pickett
MetStephanie Andros, Denise Benoit-Eby, Roy Blakey, Douglas Breniser
PlotFrom Berlin's Charlotte, to the great American touring ice shows, go from ponds to sold-out arenas dominating live entertainment for decades, while also depicting one skaters' life and quest to share this history.

Higher 1995

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GenreDrama, Romance, Sport
IMDB Rating6.4
Rotten Tomatoes Critics: 50%, Audience: 74%
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RegisseurJohn Singleton
MetOmar Epps, Kristy Swanson, Michael Rapaport, Jennifer Connelly
PlotPeople from all different walks of life, encounter racial tension, rape, responsibility, and the meaning of an education on a university campus.