Sports films based on actual events

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Top 10: Sports films based on actual events

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  1. Remember the Titans
    2000
  2. A League of Their Own
    1992
  3. The Fighter
    2010
  4. Lords of Dogtown
    2005
  5. Coach Carter
    2005
  6. Space Jam
    1996
  7. Friday Night Lights
    2004
  8. Gridiron Gang
    2006
  9. The Blind Side
    2009
  10. Hidalgo
    2004

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Below you will find our complete list of Sports films based on actual events - there are currently 102 records in this list.
# Movie YearCountryGenreDirector Views
1. Remember the Titans2000USADrama, SportBoaz Yakin 17,389
2. A League of Their Own1992USAComedy, Drama, SportPenny Marshall 11,223
3. The Fighter2010USADrama, Sport, BiographyDavid O. Russell 9,824
4. Lords of Dogtown2005USA, GermanyBiography, Drama, SportCatherine Hardwicke 9,131
5. Coach Carter2005USA, GermanyDrama, SportThomas Carter 6,550
6. Space Jam1996USAAdventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, SportJoe Pytka 5,546
7. Friday Night Lights2004USAAction, Drama, SportPeter Berg, Josh Pate 5,374
8. Gridiron Gang2006USACrime, Drama, SportPhil Joanou 4,626
9. The Blind Side2009USADrama, Sport, BiographyJohn Lee Hancock 3,866
10. Hidalgo2004USAAction, Adventure, DramaJoe Johnston 3,457
11. Forever Strong2008USADrama, SportRyan Little 3,240
12. Pride2007Germany, USACrime, Drama, Family, SportSunu Gonera 3,026
13. Chariots of Fire1981UKDrama, History, SportHugh Hudson 2,596
14. 8 Seconds1994USABiography, Drama, Sport, RomanceJohn G. Avildsen 2,198
15. Moneyball2011USADrama, Biography, SportBennett Miller 2,177
16. Secretariat2010USADrama, Sport, Family, HistoryRandall Wallace 2,143
17. We Are Marshall2006USADrama, SportMcG 2,091
18. Ali2001USABiography, Drama, SportMichael Mann 2,031
19. Cinderella Man2005USABiography, Drama, SportRon Howard 1,977
20. Seabiscuit2003USADrama, History, SportGary Ross 1,961
21. Glory Road2006USADrama, SportJames Gartner 1,831
22. Raging Bull1980USABiography, Drama, SportMartin Scorsese 1,675
23. Rudy1993USABiography, Drama, SportDavid Anspaugh 1,617
24. The Longshots2008USAComedy, Drama, Family, SportFred Durst 1,550
25. The Rookie2002USADrama, Family, SportJohn Lee Hancock 1,501
26. Invictus2009USABiography, Drama, History, SportClint Eastwood 1,382
27. Chak De India!2007IndiaDrama, Family, SportShimit Amin 1,325
28. Hoosiers1986UK, USADrama, SportDavid Anspaugh 1,302
29. Touching the Void2003UKAdventure, Documentary, Drama, SportKevin Macdonald 1,056
30. Cool Runnings1993USAAdventure, Comedy, SportJon Turteltaub 1,046
31. Miracle2004USADrama, Family, History, SportGavin O'Connor 996
32. Prefontaine1997USABiography, Drama, SportSteve James 988
33. Invincible2006USABiography, Drama, SportEricson Core 940
34. Somebody Up There Likes Me1956USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Wise 940
35. The Greatest Game Ever Played2005USADrama, History, SportBill Paxton 907
36. The Hurricane1999USABiography, Drama, SportNorman Jewison 874
37. Rush2013USA, Germany, UKAction, Biography, Drama, SportRon Howard 829
38. Eight Men Out1988USADrama, History, SportJohn Sayles 800
39. Gracie2007USADrama, SportDavis Guggenheim 760
40. The World's Fastest Indian2005New Zealand, USA, Switzerland, JapanBiography, Drama, Sport, AdventureRoger Donaldson 757
41. The Pride of the Yankees1942USABiography, Drama, Family, Romance, SportSam Wood 750
42. Without Limits1998USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Towne 747
43. Knute Rockne All American1940USABiography, Drama, SportLloyd Bacon 673
44. Swimming Upstream2003AustraliaBiography, Drama, SportRussell Mulcahy 664
45. Resurrecting the Champ2007USADrama, SportRod Lurie 532
46. Radio2003USADrama, SportMichael Tollin 530
47. Greased Lightning1977USAAction, Biography, Sport, Comedy, DramaMichael Schultz 495
48. The Babe1992USAAction, Biography, Drama, SportArthur Hiller 490
49. Heart Like a Wheel1983USABiography, Drama, SportJonathan Kaplan 465
50. The Express2008USA, GermanyBiography, Drama, SportGary Fleder 451
51. Pacquiao: The Movie2006PhilippinesAction, Biography, Drama, SportJoel Lamangan 444
52. The Game of Their Lives2005USADrama, History, SportDavid Anspaugh 418
53. Beautiful Boxer2003ThailandAction, DramaEkachai Uekrongtham 409
54. 61*2001--- 383
55. Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos2006UK, USADocumentary, SportPaul Crowder, John Dower 375
56. The Last American Hero1973USADrama, Sport, ActionLamont Johnson 363
57. The Final Season2007USADrama, SportDavid M. Evans 350
58. Le Mans1971USAAction, Adventure, Sport, DramaLee H. Katzin 327
59. The Stratton Story1949USABiography, Drama, Romance, SportSam Wood 306
60. The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard2005CanadaBiography, Drama, SportCharles Binamé 290
61. The Miracle of Bern2003GermanyComedy, Drama, SportSönke Wortmann 285
62. The Iron Ladies2000ThailandComedyYongyoot Thongkongtoon 282
63. Fear Strikes Out1957USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Mulligan 271
64. From the Rough2013USADrama, SportPierre Bagley 251
65. The 5th Quarter2010USASport, Biography, DramaRick Bieber 242
66. 3: The Dale Earnhardt Story2004--- 222
67. Der ganz große Traum2011GermanyDrama, SportSebastian Grobler 218
68. Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story1997USABiography, Drama, SportSteven Hilliard Stern 210
69. Brian's Song2001--- 208
70. The Jackie Robinson Story1950USABiography, Drama, SportAlfred E. Green 195
71. The Boy in Blue1986CanadaBiography, Drama, SportCharles Jarrott 181
72. Berlin 362009Germany-Kaspar Heidelbach 164
73. Wind1992USAAction, Drama, Sport, AdventureCarroll Ballard 145
74. The Greatest1977USA, UKBiography, Drama, SportTom Gries, Monte Hellman 142
75. Bhaag Milkha Bhaag2013IndiaBiography, Drama, History, SportRakeysh Omprakash Mehra 133
76. Matti: Hell Is for Heroes2006FinlandDrama, Biography, ComedyAleksi Mäkelä 133
77. Ruffian2007USABiography, Drama, SportYves Simoneau 125
78. The Kid from Cleveland1949USADrama, Sport, ActionHerbert Kline 124
79. Cobb1994USABiography, Drama, SportRon Shelton 103
80. The Jesse Owens Story1984USABiography, Drama, Sport, HistoryRichard Irving 103
81. Final Shot: The Hank Gathers Story1992USABiography, Drama, SportCharles Braverman 96
82. Risen2010UKBiography, Drama, Romance, SportNeil Jones 90
83. Joe and Max2002--- 79
84. Nadia1984Yugoslavia, USADrama, SportAlan Cooke 77
85. Hustle2004USABiography, Drama, SportPeter Bogdanovich 66
86. A Winner Never Quits1986USABiography, Drama, Family, SportMel Damski 65
87. Soul of the Game1996USADrama, History, SportKevin Rodney Sullivan 58
88. Follow the Sun1951USABiography, Drama, SportSidney Lanfield 51
89. O.J. Simpson: Juice on the Loose1974USADocumentary, SportGeorge A. Romero 51
90. Tyson1995USABiography, Drama, SportUli Edel 31
91. The Fix1997--- 29
92. Paan Singh Tomar2010IndiaCrime, Action, Biography, Sport, ThrillerTigmanshu Dhulia 28
93. Million Dollar Arm2014USADrama, Sport, BiographyCraig Gillespie 26
94. La Carrera Panamericana with Music by Pink Floyd1992USAMusicIan McArthur 15
95. In the Name of the Law1922USADramaEmory Johnson 15
96. Knuckleball!2012USADocumentaryRicki Stern, Anne Sundberg 12
97. Forever the Moment2008South KoreaDrama, SportSoonrye Yim 11
98. Pistol: The Birth of a Legend1991USABiography, Drama, SportFrank C. Schröder 6
99. The Game of Their Lives2002UKDocumentary, SportDaniel Gordon 6
100. When Ali Came to Ireland2012Ireland, USADocumentary, Adventure, History, Sport- 5
101. Egaro2011--- 3
102. As One2012South KoreaDrama, SportHyeon-seong Moon 2

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