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 103 records in this list.
# Movie YearCountryGenreDirector Views
1. Remember the Titans2000USADrama, SportBoaz Yakin 17,780
2. A League of Their Own1992USAComedy, Drama, SportPenny Marshall 11,556
3. The Fighter2010USADrama, Sport, BiographyDavid O. Russell 9,877
4. Lords of Dogtown2005USA, GermanyBiography, Drama, SportCatherine Hardwicke 9,841
5. Coach Carter2005USA, GermanyDrama, SportThomas Carter 6,842
6. Space Jam1996USAAdventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, SportJoe Pytka 5,708
7. Friday Night Lights2004USAAction, Drama, SportPeter Berg, Josh Pate 5,474
8. Gridiron Gang2006USACrime, Drama, SportPhil Joanou 4,813
9. The Blind Side2009USADrama, Sport, BiographyJohn Lee Hancock 3,989
10. Hidalgo2004USAAction, Adventure, DramaJoe Johnston 3,525
11. Pride2007Germany, USACrime, Drama, Family, SportSunu Gonera 3,364
12. Forever Strong2008USADrama, SportRyan Little 3,360
13. Chariots of Fire1981UKDrama, History, SportHugh Hudson 2,651
14. 8 Seconds1994USABiography, Drama, Sport, RomanceJohn G. Avildsen 2,279
15. Moneyball2011USADrama, Biography, SportBennett Miller 2,235
16. We Are Marshall2006USADrama, SportMcG 2,198
17. Secretariat2010USADrama, Sport, Family, HistoryRandall Wallace 2,193
18. Cinderella Man2005USABiography, Drama, SportRon Howard 2,107
19. Ali2001USABiography, Drama, SportMichael Mann 2,090
20. Seabiscuit2003USADrama, History, SportGary Ross 1,998
21. Glory Road2006USADrama, SportJames Gartner 1,892
22. Raging Bull1980USABiography, Drama, SportMartin Scorsese 1,719
23. Rudy1993USABiography, Drama, SportDavid Anspaugh 1,645
24. The Rookie2002USADrama, Family, SportJohn Lee Hancock 1,628
25. The Longshots2008USAComedy, Drama, Family, SportFred Durst 1,627
26. Invictus2009USABiography, Drama, History, SportClint Eastwood 1,433
27. Chak De India!2007IndiaDrama, Family, SportShimit Amin 1,421
28. Hoosiers1986UK, USADrama, SportDavid Anspaugh 1,332
29. Touching the Void2003UKAdventure, Documentary, Drama, SportKevin Macdonald 1,085
30. Cool Runnings1993USAAdventure, Comedy, SportJon Turteltaub 1,069
31. Prefontaine1997USABiography, Drama, SportSteve James 1,037
32. Miracle2004USADrama, Family, History, SportGavin O'Connor 1,010
33. Invincible2006USABiography, Drama, SportEricson Core 966
34. Somebody Up There Likes Me1956USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Wise 956
35. The Greatest Game Ever Played2005USADrama, History, SportBill Paxton 942
36. The Hurricane1999USABiography, Drama, SportNorman Jewison 919
37. Rush2013USA, Germany, UKAction, Biography, Drama, SportRon Howard 890
38. Eight Men Out1988USADrama, History, SportJohn Sayles 838
39. The World's Fastest Indian2005New Zealand, USA, Switzerland, JapanBiography, Drama, Sport, AdventureRoger Donaldson 784
40. Gracie2007USADrama, SportDavis Guggenheim 774
41. The Pride of the Yankees1942USABiography, Drama, Family, Romance, SportSam Wood 770
42. Without Limits1998USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Towne 768
43. Swimming Upstream2003AustraliaBiography, Drama, SportRussell Mulcahy 704
44. Knute Rockne All American1940USABiography, Drama, SportLloyd Bacon 681
45. Resurrecting the Champ2007USADrama, SportRod Lurie 553
46. Radio2003USADrama, SportMichael Tollin 536
47. The Babe1992USAAction, Biography, Drama, SportArthur Hiller 525
48. Greased Lightning1977USAAction, Biography, Sport, Comedy, DramaMichael Schultz 515
49. Pacquiao: The Movie2006PhilippinesAction, Biography, Drama, SportJoel Lamangan 479
50. Heart Like a Wheel1983USABiography, Drama, SportJonathan Kaplan 478
51. The Express2008USA, GermanyBiography, Drama, SportGary Fleder 455
52. The Game of Their Lives2005USADrama, History, SportDavid Anspaugh 426
53. Beautiful Boxer2003ThailandAction, DramaEkachai Uekrongtham 417
54. 61*2001--- 386
55. Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos2006UK, USADocumentary, SportPaul Crowder, John Dower 385
56. The Last American Hero1973USADrama, Sport, ActionLamont Johnson 376
57. The Final Season2007USADrama, SportDavid M. Evans 355
58. The Stratton Story1949USABiography, Drama, Romance, SportSam Wood 342
59. Le Mans1971USAAction, Adventure, Sport, DramaLee H. Katzin 337
60. The Iron Ladies2000ThailandComedyYongyoot Thongkongtoon 313
61. The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard2005CanadaBiography, Drama, SportCharles Binamé 296
62. The Miracle of Bern2003GermanyComedy, Drama, SportSönke Wortmann 292
63. Fear Strikes Out1957USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Mulligan 272
64. Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story1997USABiography, Drama, SportSteven Hilliard Stern 268
65. From the Rough2013USADrama, SportPierre Bagley 266
66. The 5th Quarter2010USASport, Biography, DramaRick Bieber 254
67. Der ganz große Traum2011GermanyDrama, SportSebastian Grobler 239
68. 3: The Dale Earnhardt Story2004--- 232
69. Brian's Song2001--- 213
70. Waterboys2001JapanComedy, SportShinobu Yaguchi 210
71. The Jackie Robinson Story1950USABiography, Drama, SportAlfred E. Green 207
72. The Boy in Blue1986CanadaBiography, Drama, SportCharles Jarrott 186
73. Berlin 362009Germany-Kaspar Heidelbach 174
74. Wind1992USAAction, Drama, Sport, AdventureCarroll Ballard 159
75. Bhaag Milkha Bhaag2013IndiaBiography, Drama, History, SportRakeysh Omprakash Mehra 156
76. The Greatest1977USA, UKBiography, Drama, SportTom Gries, Monte Hellman 151
77. Matti: Hell Is for Heroes2006FinlandDrama, Biography, ComedyAleksi Mäkelä 136
78. Ruffian2007USABiography, Drama, SportYves Simoneau 129
79. The Kid from Cleveland1949USADrama, Sport, ActionHerbert Kline 125
80. Final Shot: The Hank Gathers Story1992USABiography, Drama, SportCharles Braverman 115
81. Cobb1994USABiography, Drama, SportRon Shelton 108
82. The Jesse Owens Story1984USABiography, Drama, Sport, HistoryRichard Irving 105
83. Risen2010UKBiography, Drama, Romance, SportNeil Jones 92
84. Million Dollar Arm2014USADrama, Sport, BiographyCraig Gillespie 86
85. Joe and Max2002--- 83
86. A Winner Never Quits1986USABiography, Drama, Family, SportMel Damski 80
87. Nadia1984Yugoslavia, USADrama, SportAlan Cooke 78
88. Hustle2004USABiography, Drama, SportPeter Bogdanovich 66
89. Soul of the Game1996USADrama, History, SportKevin Rodney Sullivan 61
90. Follow the Sun1951USABiography, Drama, SportSidney Lanfield 54
91. O.J. Simpson: Juice on the Loose1974USADocumentary, SportGeorge A. Romero 51
92. Tyson1995USABiography, Drama, SportUli Edel 33
93. Paan Singh Tomar2010IndiaCrime, Action, Biography, Sport, ThrillerTigmanshu Dhulia 30
94. The Fix1997UKDrama, History, SportPaul Greengrass 29
95. La Carrera Panamericana with Music by Pink Floyd1992USAMusicIan McArthur 15
96. In the Name of the Law1922USADramaEmory Johnson 15
97. As One2012South KoreaDrama, SportHyeon-seong Moon 14
98. Knuckleball!2012USADocumentaryRicki Stern, Anne Sundberg 14
99. Forever the Moment2008South KoreaDrama, SportSoonrye Yim 12
100. The Game of Their Lives2002UKDocumentary, SportDaniel Gordon 6
101. Pistol: The Birth of a Legend1991USABiography, Drama, SportFrank C. Schröder 6
102. When Ali Came to Ireland2012Ireland, USADocumentary, Adventure, History, Sport- 5
103. Egaro2011--- 3

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